NIS

Thomas thomas.degris at laposte.net
Tue Nov 6 09:25:39 PST 2001


Hello,

boooooooooooooooh
:-( :-( :-( :-( :-(

It still didn't work. I really don't know what to try next.... Do you 
need some other information ???*


Thomas


Andreas Selig wrote:

>Hai 
>I think the last line in /etc/passwd on the client must be:
>+::0:0:::
>otherwise it wont work (hope that helps)
>


>Hello,
>
>
>
>I am trying to set a server NIS and a client NIS from two lfs rc3. I 
>didn't get any trouble to compile it but I can't log on my client with a 
>user existing on the server.
>
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>On the client, the command "ypcat passwd.byname" returns all the user I 
>have on my server but the getwpnam doesn't know the id of user on the 
>nis server.
>
>
>
>As specified in the book, I installed shadow password and I don't know 
>how remove shadow password or anything like that. Because it is written 
>in the NIS howto it is not a good idea to use shadow with NIS, I deleted 
>users in the shadow file (in /etc) and add their password in 
>/etc/passwd. But the client still didn't work.
>
>
>
>Does anybody give a hint or whatever ? I really need this...
>
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>Thank you
>
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>
>Thomas
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>


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