Here are instructions for remaking a sample NIS map called NIS intelligently parses the setup files.
In the second part of this section, we'll see how to use alternate map source files and source code control systems with NIS.
distinguished by their ability to effect permanent changes to NIS maps.
This section explains how to resolve problems encountered on networks running NIS.
It covers problems seen on an NIS client and those seen on an NIS server.
Document Information Preface Part I About Naming and Directory Services 1. Planning Requirements for LDAP Naming Services (Tasks) 11. In practice, you might decide to only use them if you add non-default maps or change the set of NIS servers after the system is already up and running.