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Cluster SVM unable to reach NIS server: EMS error ypbind: nis.server.not.available

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • Cluster SVM 
  • Network Information Service (NIS)

Issue

The following error can be seen in EMS logs every few minutes: 

Thu Jan 07 16:30:27 +0200 [Node01: ypbind: nis.server.not.available:error]: None of the NIS servers configured for SVM 'ClusterSVM' can be contacted.

 

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