Re: nis problems after updates.
On Thu, Nov 16, 2000 at 09:01:28PM +0100, Miquel van Smoorenburg wrote:
> According to Carlos Barros:
> > the package is nis.
> > 3.6-2 is the version shiped with debian
> > 3.8 is the version downloaded from security.d.o (the updated version)
> > linux as a server. HP-UX as clients.
> There really wasn't a big change in the server included with the
> NIS package between 3.6 and 3.8. I don't understand why it wouldn't
> work with HP/UX. Unfortunately, I don't have HP/UX clients in my
> network, so for me it's impossible to debug - some kind person has
> to do that and see what's up.
> However you implied that you had more problems than that?
Yes, the alpha binary of nis 3.8 acting as a client didn't work. But the nis
3.6 works ok as clients. I can't test the alpha port as server.
I can help you to debug. Tell me how.