Subject: Re: Critique before commiting?
To: enami tsugutomo <>
From: Brandon D. Valentine <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/13/2000 02:02:10
On 13 Jul 2000, enami tsugutomo wrote:

>Will it dig into NIS database if /etc/ethers have a line + and NIS is

That behavior is deprecated.  If you have your /etc/ethers file under
NIS control then you need to modify /etc/nsswitch.conf file to reflect
that.  NetBSD no longer uses the traditional '+' / '-' characters for
NIS.  For more information see nsswitch.conf(5).

Brandon D. Valentine
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