Validating that the NIS and NIS+ services are disabled


 
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Old 03-27-2009
Validating that the NIS and NIS+ services are disabled

I'm creating a scrip for auditing our AIX box's to ensure that they are built according to our system standards. I'm not sure on the logic for checking to see if the NIS and NIS+ services are disabled. any idea's?
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Old 03-28-2009
Is it enough to just remove them if found? For NIS,

rmyp -s

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And for NIS+,

nisserver -D

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Old 03-29-2009
Actually I am, in this case, just looking to validate the services state.
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