I have to install Solaris 2.5.1 on a NIS+ Master Server (currently
running Solaris 2.3) and on two NIS+ Replica's (both running Solaris
A simple upgrade of the systems may not be possible because a backout
of some of the installed patches isn't possible.
A first inquiry in a local group states a rich spectrum of
From only make a backup/recover of /var/nis or to make a transition of
the Master to one of the Replicas up to a complete new installation of
Which is the best proceeding and sequence of actions?
Who can point me the right way or to appropriate documentation?
Please send answers also via E-Mail.
Thanks in advance,
Max-Planck-Institut fuer Aeronomie