Nisplus problem diskless Suse8.1
henrik at team11.org
Thu Jun 5 02:38:06 EST 2003
Citerar Doug Staub <rstaub at arrow.com>:
> As the user on the diskless clients, what is the output of
> "nisdefaults"? If the user is not authenticated, there might be an
Hmm true if I do a "nisdefaults" as a user I get "not authenticated"
> issue with the credentials. I have not worked with diskless clients
> before, but I had an issue with credentials when trying to change the
> user's password. I ended up haveing to reset the user's password as
> root user on the NIS+ master and then jump through a few more hoops.
Let me check that closer and get back to you.
> Let me know if you want to try rebuilding the creds for test user and I
> might be able to help!
> Henrik Ridder wrote:
> >We have a system with Solaris 2.6 nisplus server and a SuSE8.1 server that
> is a
> >nisplus client.
> >Everything works perfectly.
> >Now I have a couple of diskless linux workstations that boots from SuSE
> >and here nisplus dosen't work perfectly.
> >The diskless workstations boots ok. A user can login and auto.home is
> >The home-dir is on the Solaris server.
> >As root on the diskless workstations niscat passwd.org_dir works. I'll get
> >the crypted password, but as the user I'll get back *NP*.
> >And if I as a user do "keylogin" I'll get back
> >"Could not set unix.xxxx at xxx.xxx.xx's secret key
> >Maybe the keyserver is down?"
> >But I know that isn't because as root it works!
> >And on the SuSE server it works for both user and root.
> >And if I connect a linux client with harddrive in and setup nisplus it also
> >If anybody as tips I'll should be a very happy man. Because i'm banging my
> >against the keyboard right now.
> Doug Staub
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