Subject: Re: NIS password problems
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Martti Kuparinen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/13/2005 12:23:43
Martti Kuparinen wrote:
> # ssh user@xxx
> # passwd
> Old Password:
> New Password:
> Retype New Password:
> Couldn't change NIS password.
> Unable to change auth token: error in service module
Okay, this was my old problem  again. I executed pwd_mkdb to
rebuild pwd.db and spwd.db and now everything is working just fine.
Shouldn't /var/yp/Makefile.yp rebuild these databases when
the source file (master.passwd) has been changed?