Turned out to be something simple, and unrelated. Another admin needed to add another subdomain to the full search path in resolv.conf, so for reasons we won't know...he took the subdomain for the backup servers out.
----- Original Message ----- > Recently, the DBAs have been upgrading to Oracle 11g, and we've > upgraded to NetBackup 7.1. > > And, then one of the RMANs has been failing....last week. > -- Who: Lawrence K. Chen, P.Eng. - W0LKC - Senior Unix Systems Administrator For: Enterprise Server Technologies (EST) -- & SafeZone Ally Snail: Computing and Telecommunications Services (CTS) Kansas State University, 109 East Stadium, Manhattan, KS 66506-3102 Phone: (785) 532-4916 - Fax: (785) 532-3515 - Email: lkc...@ksu.edu Web: http://www-personal.ksu.edu/~lkchen - Where: 11 Hale Library _______________________________________________ Veritas-bu maillist - Veritasemail@example.com http://mailman.eng.auburn.edu/mailman/listinfo/veritas-bu