Re: [vox-tech] re: eh?
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Re: [vox-tech] re: eh?
- Subject: Re: [vox-tech] re: eh?
- From: Peter Jay Salzman <p@diMAPSrac.org>
- Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2001 23:20:42 -0700
- References: 20010604223422.A29790@houseag.com
i think more importantly than a copy of nsswitch is to simply not start the
service upon startup.
you probably use redhat; i think the startup scripts are /etc/rc.d/rc3.d for
non-graphical startup of /etc/rc.d/rc5.d for graphical startup (it has been a
long time since i used redhat). for suse, it's rc2.d and rc5.d.
one of your scripts starts ypserv, the server for NIS. it's probably called
something like S[0-9][0-9]ypserv or S[0-9][0-9]nis. first kill the service
./S[0-9][0-9]ypserv stop (for example)
next, disable the service by moving
S[0-9][0-9]ypserv to s[0-9][0-9]ypserv
S[0-9][0-9]nis to s[0-9][0-9]nis
change the starting S to a small s. they won't be run on startup if they
begin with small s.
while you're at it, no doubt you're running portmap. move the portmap
startup script to a small s as well.
begin: Henry House <firstname.lastname@example.org> quote
> On Mon, Jun 04, 2001 at 10:15:48PM -0700, Brad Benedict wrote:
> > All of a sudden my computer started saying "YPBINDPROC_DOMAIN: Domain
> > not bound" every time I do anything. Anybody know why it's doing this,
> > and how to stop it?
> Somehow you have enabled NIS (network information service, AKA Yellow Pages,
> hence the 'yp' above). NIS is used to make many machines in a network share
> user accounts and configurations. It is controlled by /etc/nsswitch.conf.
> Could you please post a copy of your /etc/nsswitch.conf?
> Here's what a normal nsswitch.conf looks like (with no NIS):
> # /etc/nsswitch.conf
> # Example configuration of GNU Name Service Switch functionality.
> # If you have the `glibc-doc' and `info' packages installed, try:
> # `info libc "Name Service Switch"' for information about this file.
> passwd: compat
> group: compat
> shadow: compat
> hosts: files dns
> networks: files
> protocols: db files
> services: db files
> ethers: db files
> rpc: db files
> netgroup: nis
> Henry House
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