Subject: Re: pwd_mkdb hook script?
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 08/16/2001 13:45:41
On Thu, Aug 16, 2001 at 04:40:12PM -0400, Todd Vierling wrote:

 > FWIW, I think that our procedure of linking /etc/master.passwd and the YP
 > passwd map is really asking for trouble.  We should consider breaking that
 > link, making yppasswdd only update the YP map (and not the local passwd
 > file).

Well, it should update whatever "master" the domain is using.  If that's
/etc/master.passwd, it should update it.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>