NIS server etc

NIS server etc

Post by Kevin Luf » Thu, 06 Jan 2000 04:00:00

Hi all....
Can anybody tell me where I can get source for a NIS server (and
client,tools, etc) for FreeBSD3.2 ???



NIS server etc

Post by Ed Bardsle » Thu, 06 Jan 2000 04:00:00

FreeBSD already has one that comes with the default installation. Have a
look here for instructions on setting it up.

>Hi all....
>Can anybody tell me where I can get source for a NIS server (and
>client,tools, etc) for FreeBSD3.2 ???



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I'v found some very old message about this problem in this group, but
there was no solution.

I' ve set up a NIS server on a Linux machine ( ubuntu 5.01)
following this howto

everything seems to be ok
my sun machine is binded to ypserv on linux

inv09748 ( my linux nis server)


but when i try to log with cao8 => " incorrect login"

i can only log with root

loggued with root in can do :
su - cao8
and it works fine

so ... if someone can help, i will be very gracefull

(sorry for my english, i'm french)

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