Linux and UNIX Man Pages

Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages

yppoll(8) [freebsd man page]

YPPOLL(8)						    BSD System Manager's Manual 						 YPPOLL(8)

NAME
yppoll -- ask version of YP map from YP server SYNOPSIS
yppoll [-h host] [-d domain] mapname DESCRIPTION
The yppoll utility asks a YP server process for the order number and which host is the master server for mapname. The options are as follows: -h host Ask the YP server process running on host for information about mapname. If host is not specified, the server polled is the default server returned by ypwhich(1). -d domain Use the YP domain domain instead of the default domain as returned by domainname(1). SEE ALSO
domainname(1), ypcat(1), ypmatch(1), ypwhich(1), yp(8), ypbind(8), ypset(8) AUTHORS
Theo De Raadt and John Brezak BSD
October 25, 1994 BSD
Man Page

15 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

linux 7.0

hi i want to configure a domain & with domain users . i want to centraly administrate my users on linux 7.0 server like we do in win NT & win 2000 .what should i do. please help me thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: buntty
1 Replies

2. Linux

Domain Administrator

I used to have a Cobalt RaQ4 server that allows the server administrator to set up site administrators for each domain. The site administrators can add more users to that domain, and he can also write files to the users' directories. I now have a RedHat 9.0 box running Linux 2.4.20 with Apache... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sstevens
3 Replies

3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

Netbinder server?

Can someone please tell me more about Netbinder server! Thanks. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: igorgog
1 Replies

4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

Move all user setting

I have a new server ( host A ) and a existing server ( host B ) , I will move all data from host A to host B , could suggest what is the best method to move all the user data including /etc/passwd . /etc/shadow , /etc/group , ~userid/.bash_profile , /home , how to make the user can use the same... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ust
4 Replies

5. Red Hat

What is the best distro to host a server?

My friend and I want to each host a gaming server. One for Counterstrike, and one for Battlefield: 1942. I need to know what distros would best for this. I was thinking Redhat but I'm not 100% sure. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: never_more
2 Replies

6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Dns

I just bought a unix dedicated server from a company so that i can host websites on that server. I wanted to configure it but I have no clue :confused: as to where to start. If some one can just guide me to the right direction, i would greatly appreciate it. megnote (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: megnote
1 Replies

7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

setup a DNS server for my redhat server

Using Redhat Linux Enterprise AS 4 can someone teach me how to setup a dns server for my webserver? i've registered a domainname at mydomain.com but when i type in the domain i register i cannot enter to my webserver. someone told me that it is related with the DNS setting on my server. i've... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kaixiang88
2 Replies

8. IP Networking

domain linux server, open ports?

Hi all - i currently run a domain strifex.net. This domain has a dedicated IP address and in having that, should be able to run a ventrilo VoIP server from it. I uploaded all the needed files etc... and am able to connect to it, if and only if i enable DMZ to my local machine - then i am able to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ccfc1986
1 Replies

9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Sendmail

Hi... I am using sendmail as MTA. I want to change the email messages sender address from root@server.domain.com to look like someuser@server.domain.com. How can i accomplish this? I don't want to change the domain part of the address,its only the senders name that i want to change. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: proactiveaditya
2 Replies

10. Shell Programming and Scripting

Find the process in different server

suppose there are in 10 different server how can i know in which server a process (ex:oracle )is running (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: alokjyotibal
6 Replies

11. Solaris

E25k domain server am unable to access console.

Hi Guys, I am working on the e25k server. There is 4 domain configured Once domain is down So I tried to access the console for the problem domain. using console -d B but its showing following error message. bash-2.05$ console -d B Domain administration permissions... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: arumsun
3 Replies

12. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Joining the Linux server to a Windows AD domain

Hi , I have a domain contoso.com, which is created by Windows AD, i have a linux server which i want to join to this domain. Linux server-: RHEL 5.3 ******Info of the windows domain************* AD server- Windows 2008 r2 server. Please help me to join this linux server to the windows... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: shroh
2 Replies

13. Emergency UNIX and Linux Support

Dead server, need to restore few files

Hi, One of my Linux server running Redhat version 3 is dead. I already build the new server but I need to get few of the license files from the old server. Currently, I booted the old server using the CDROM. But when I go to /mnt/sysimage/var, I don't see any of files? I also went to... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: samnyc
4 Replies

14. Solaris

Oracle VM for SPARC - control/io domain dilemna

Hi all, My internal SAS disks (4 of them) are all sitting on the same controller/pcie device which is now being own by my default primary aka io aka control domain. I have created a vdisk server, that serves slices on these 4 disks to guest domain and everything is working fine. The issue... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: javanoob
2 Replies

15. Solaris

When do you need a separate service/IO domain?

Looking at latest recommendations - http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/server-storage/vm/ovmsparc-best-practices-2334546.pdf - specifically regarding domain roles. At the moment, we just have a physical host, primary control domain and then guest ldoms. We then export things like vdisks,vnet etc... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: psychocandy
2 Replies

Featured Tech Videos