Subject: netid yp map
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Ty Sarna <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/20/1997 23:57:04
Is anyone familiar with the purpose of the netid.byname map on other
systems? I realize it's not used by NetBSD at the moment.  The uid->list
of gids partI get, but of what use are the hostname entries? What
systems use them?