Subject: Re: Critique before commiting?
To: Brandon D. Valentine <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/13/2000 11:29:29
On Thu, 13 Jul 2000, Brandon D. Valentine wrote:

# On 13 Jul 2000, enami tsugutomo wrote:
# >Will it dig into NIS database if /etc/ethers have a line + and NIS is
# >used?
# 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).

...except for "compat" mode under passwd and group.

# Brandon D. Valentine

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