fethiye_akbulut at hotmail.com
Thu Apr 26 08:37:11 PDT 2001
I hope this is the right group to post a help message...
I am configuring our linux cluster which has a NIS server, and we decided to
use autofs for some of the home files. Here are some of the configuration
#auto.master on NIS server
/home /etc/auto.home --timeout 600
#auto.home on NIS server
I have built the NIS maps so that the auto.master and auto.home are seen by
the NIS nodes. Also, on the nodes the /etc/nsswitch.conf file's automount
entry searches for local auto.master and then NIS. There is no auto.master
on the nodes. In fact, when I start the autofs on the nodes and check the
status, I see that it is mounting off the 10.0.2.1 as written in the NIS
server's config file.
I do start the autofs from the server, too. After this, I cannot reach any
of the user's home directories. The same with the nodes; I cannot even see
/home/mpi even though /home/mpi was built before the autofs was started.
any suggestions, comments?
Am I not supposed to start the
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