Subject: Re: HEADS UP: nsswitch about to go `live' in NetBSD-current
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/19/1999 14:22:37
On Tue, 19 Jan 1999 15:42:46 -0500 
 Andrew Brown <> wrote:

 > so isn't the current behavior more like
 > 	hosts: dns [notfound=continue unavail=continue success=return] files

Ah, and I forgot to address this.

Yes, in fact, the default behavior, as documented in nsswitch.conf(5) is:

    [notfound=continue unavail=continue tryagain=continue success=return]

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>