Previously I wrote:
>A user running 4.1.1 with NIS and BIND reports that FTP doesn't
>resolve host names. I had him perform the following to confirm the
>problem, which I was unable to duplicate under 4.1 w/o NIS.
># /usr/etc/nslookup bindtst
># ftp bindtst
>bindtst: unknown host
>Anybody else seen this? Does it work under 4.1 w/NIS?
I neglected to mention that the user also reported mail was resolving
names correctly. This is what led me to believe it was FTP-specific.
The problem, as many people pointed out, was the "-b" flag in the NIS
makefile, which was commented out.
Other suggestions included making sure there was a ypbind running and
Thanks to all who replied.
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