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ypcat passwd | grep "user"
- shows the user
says "user does not exist"
What am I doing wrong? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: psychocandy
2. Red Hat
Hi, I can't delete an NIS user. Does it sound too simple for you? :( Here is the result:
nis_server# ypcat passwd | grep heisgone
heisgone:xxxxxx:1000:200:He is gone:/home/heisgone:/usr/bin/ksh
nis_server# userdel heisgone
userdel: error deleting password entry
userdel: error deleting... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: aixlover
i want create user in NIS+ with root previligation. Someone please provide full steps. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Navkreddy
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I have root access on a linux (RH5.4) server within an NIS setup that I don't control. I have an NIS account that creates directories on my local node that I want to be writable by my local apache account.
The NIS account is only a member of the "users" group and the local apache account is... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: clindseysmith
5. Red Hat
Thanks in advance.
How to create a user without useradd command ?? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: krish4linux
my qustion is,
nis is centralised server.how to login nis user in client system in console (CDE)login (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tirupathi
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I need to change the UID numbers of many NIS users, is there any command to modify the UID in NIS maps ? ( like usermod) so that their file permissions will be same even with their new UID.
If not, how to check all the files owned by particular user in a computer and change the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: RAA
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Helloo to all...
what is the correct way to assign a password to a new NIS user on a NIS master server?
When I the following:
useradd -s /bin/bash -d /export/home/username -m username
The user get created fine but when I try to assign a password I get:
#passwd username... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: GLJ@USC
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I'm setting up NIS+ on Solaris 8 for Intel. None of the books I have explain how to add a new user in the NIS+ envoirnment. Can somebody explain this and are there any url's to get more info. I have populated the nis tables and can do an niscat of the passwd table. There is an nisgrpadd command... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: txpjl