Subject: Re: proposed changes to /etc/security
To: Matthew Jacob <>
From: Marc Baudoin <>
List: tech-security
Date: 07/25/1998 20:56:55
Matthew Jacob <> écrit :
> /etc/security doesn't grok YP tokens in master.passwd or group
> files and thus the daily security output complains about these
> tokens.

I've just switched to NIS this week and I tend to agree with you.
I think it would be better if /etc/security didn't complain about
login + having no password and so on.  *But* it should at least
tell the user he's running NIS.

Marc Baudoin   -=-   <>