I'm trying to replace a FreeBSD NIS server with a Linux one (RedHat 7.1).
I've created the domain mydomian) and all the appropriate files are in
/var/yp/mydomain. I can run ypserv on the server, but when I try to run
ypbind on any of the other servers that in the past worked with the FreeBSD
server I get errors stating that the domain isn't bound.
I found some documentation at
http://www.redhat.com/mirrors/LDP/HOWTO/NIS-HOWTO/ypserv.html that indicates
ypserv should be restistered with portmapper, but it doesn't appear that it
is. When I execute "rpcinfo -u localhost ypserv" I get an error that it's
not registered. What do I need to do to get this registered? Or is this a