Subject: Re: Console login fails with NIS
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Martti Kuparinen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/13/2005 11:20:07
(I didn't see this on the list so here we go again)
Martti Kuparinen wrote:
>> I suspect that, even if the root account is local, it still needs to
>> NIS to know to which groups it belongs.
> That was it. But why doesn't this work?
> group: files nis [unavail=return]
> passwd: files nis
> If I remove "nis [unavail=return]" from group: then I get instant login.
> With the above settings I'm still getting yp_client timeouts (I only
> waited two timeout messages).