>: Hi there
>: about 3 times a day i get this error message "clnttcp_create RPC Program not
>: Registered" if I invoke some tools. Then I have to reboot the system because
>It sounds like you're missing (or it's not running) Sun RPC.* your
>system sounds awful strange though. If you have the Sun RPC package, make
>sure you're starting the portmapper. If you don't, it's available on sunsite
>or mirrors - the package you most likely want is sunrpc-bin-4.0.tar.gz.
>(Unless you'd really like to leaf through the source.)
I get this too, with Linux 1.2.8. Having the portmapper doesn't help.
What happens (for me, anyway) is that ypbind suddenly dies, but I don't
know why yet. Restarting it makes the error message disappear, until
next time ypbind dies. :(
My system obviously doesn't hang, but getting that error message as
soon as I use the net (I use NIS, so it tends to be all the time) is