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yptest - test NIS configuration
yptest [-q] [-d domain] [-h host] [-m map] [-u user]
yptest calls various NIS functions to check if the NIS configuration is correct and works
-q Be quiet, don't print messages
Specify a domain other than the default domain as returned by domainname(1). This
option is not supported by all tests.
Query ypserv on hostname instead of the currently used one. This option is not
supported by all tests.
-m map Use the map map for the tests instead of passwd.byname. This option should be used
if the default map does not exists.
Use the account user instead of nobody. This option should be used if the nobody
account does not exists in the map used for testing ( passwd.byname or the one
given with the -u option.
domainname(8), ypbind(8), ypcat(8), ypmatch(1), ypserv(8), yppoll(8), ypwhich(1)
yptest is part of the yp-tools package, which was written by Thorsten Kukuk
YP Tools 2.7 May 2002 yptest(8)
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