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

:  > Here is the patch, is it interesting for NetBSD?
: Well, this could be useful for keeping the YP server database in-sync,
: as well...

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

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