Re: UID, but no username
On Mon, Mar 04, 2002 at 08:39:31PM +0000, Miquel van Smoorenburg wrote:
> In article <20020304154805.GA10559@redwitz79.de>,
> Hans Gubitz <email@example.com> wrote:
> >There are no longer usernames on a single machine, but the UID's are ok.
> >NIS ist still living. I can telnet to a third machine on our net where
> >everything is fine.
> >Which services is responsible for showing usernames?
> If you have NIS master and slave servers, check that the passwd.byname
> map is still present (in /var/yp/<domain>) on the slave.
Thanks to all,
a second server was down.
Hans Gubitz <firstname.lastname@example.org>