Subject: Re: Help with YP
To: maximum entropy <>
From: Aaron J. Grier <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/29/2001 12:56:42
On Thu, Jun 28, 2001 at 05:50:29PM -0400, maximum entropy wrote:

> I'm trying to add a Solaris 7 client, and I can't figure out how to
> add the shadow map.  I added "shadow" to the "all" lines in the yp
> Makefiles on zippy, and did a "make" in /var/yp, which built the
> shadow.byname.db file.  But it complains:
> yppush: error finding master for shadow.byname in grok: No such map in
> server's domain
> The slave server doesn't get the new map, and "ypcat shadow" doesn't
> work.  What do I need to do to add this map to the maps that the yp
> servers know about?

NetBSD normally uses master.passwd.byname instead of shadow.byname.

on zippy, can you ypcat shadow.byname?

  Aaron J. Grier | "Not your ordinary poofy goof." |