kernel: svc: bad direction [resolved]
Date: Sat Feb 21 2004 - 12:06:19 EST
I had a problem with getting tons of "kernel: svc: bad direction..."
messages. Web searches resulted in many asked questions but few
answers. I hope it's OK for me to post an answer in the hope that
it makes it into the archives.
My problem turned out to be a Sun host with a DNS domain name in its
"/etc/defaultdomain" file. That file is supposed to contain a NIS
domain name. So, the Sun sat there broadcasting what I assume were
"where are you, NIS server?" requests, which Linux didn't like for
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