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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am having Solaris 5.10 acting as NIS.
How do i change multiple user password in NIS in a batch.
I have predefined users with their passwords to be set:
Pls advise. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: yogajwa
I have a question regarding SLAVE NIS SERVER in aix.
We are using NIS master of Sun Solaris 9.0 which is on different subnet i.e. 10.197.93.0. And Our slave server is having AIX 5.3 installed which is on 10.207.13.0 subnet.
I have a query regarding its name and ip address... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: jit15975
Any body knows how to prompt user to change password on first login in a Solaris NIS client.
HG (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Hari_Ganesh
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone tell me how to change the user id in NIS.I have created a NIS user.The user id i got is that 672.The same user id is assigned to some other user.So i want to do change from 672 to 673.Can anyone help me with this one. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: yogks
I have a Solaris client here needs to bind to NIS server in another subnet. Following is the configuration i made on the client,
1) edit /etc/inet/hosts to add an entry of the NIS server -- nserver01
2) execute `domainname` to set local NIS domain to the domain of the NIS server.... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sn_wukong
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I trying to change the user1 passwd from NIS client i.e
#passwd -r nis user1
Enter user1's password;
Can I change the password without having to enter user password?
Mnay Thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sam786
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
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
I have changed my machine name from A202 to B205. All I modified was /etc/hosts, /etc/nodename, hostname.ce0, /etc/net/<stuff needed to change>. But for some reason now NIS does not work. This is not the NIS server. When I telnet in I get "No directory! Logging in with home=/" when I... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: kjbaumann
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
We have a RedHat 8.0 NIS master, with a RedHat 8.0 NIS Slave.
We also have a small number of SUSE 9.1 and SUSE 10 machines here for evaluation.
However, no matter what i do, the SUSE machines will not talk to the NIS Servers.
If i broadcast for NIS Servers for the specified NIS domain, it... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: fishsponge
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
if I am dialling in remotely it takes a long time to launch dxaccounts on Tru64 or SAM on our HP boxes.
Can anyone tell me how to reset users NIS passwords without knowing their old password from the command line?
When I use yppasswd it prompts me for the old password even though I am... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sjmolloy