Subject: Re: NIS with linux server
To: James O'Kane <email@example.com>
From: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/03/1998 03:40:48
On Wed, 2 Dec 1998, James O'Kane wrote:
> login with a userid from the list, and I get Login incorrect, and when I
> try to su to a user and I get su : unknown login jo2y. Is there something
> else I need to do with NetBSD that's different from linux?
Check this out:
Basically, you have to tell your machine to actually use NIS for the
getpw*() functions, which you do by adding an appropriate entry via vipw.
Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>