Summary: Binding problem

From: Julie Schenck (
Date: Wed Oct 28 1998 - 09:06:10 CST

Thanks to Chris Cariffe for replying, the problem was that ypxfr was not
transferring the mail.aliases file from the NIS master. I was able to force
the transfer (ypxfr -f) and all was well.

Julie Schenck

At 07:28 PM 10/27/98 -0500, you wrote:
>Hi Everyone,
> Currently I am making my Sun Ultra 1 running Solaris 2.6 a nis slave.
>Everything seems to be working ok except for mail (sendmail v 8.9.0). When
>try to send out mail I get the error:
>Cannot bind to map mail.aliases in domain <domainname>: no such map in
>server's domain: Bad file number
>Does anyone have any ideas?
>Thankyou in advance.
>Julie Schenck

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