I am running a reasonably large network with several solaris 2.3 machines
I am regularly getting two error messages on client and server consoles. I
would like to understand them better and know whether they are simply spurious,
minor, or indicative of major snafu.
We are currently running nisd with -r -S1 on the server.
The first one appears on clients:
Jul 29 15:46:10 buddha syslog: authdes_validate: verifier mismatch
I have correlated these messages with with messages in /var/adm/messages on
Is this simply because the clocks are slightly out of step? [We are running
The other one appears on the server console:
Jul 29 11:21:29 cliff nisd: WARNING: db_query::db_query: bad index
What exactly is he saying to me and how should I rectify it (hopefully, without
Just trying to untangle NIS+....