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Re: NIS and libc6/hamm?

In article <Pine.LNX.3.96.970627140858.671D-100000@klee>,
Christian Schwarz <schwarz@monet.m.isar.de> wrote:
>Can someone tell me if NIS is working in the current "hamm" release?
>(Someone here mentioned that it is not, so I want to know for sure before
>I upgrade my system.)

It seems to work with this in /etc/nsswitch.conf:

passwd:	db files nis

But it crashes when using:

passwd: db files compat

So using + entries in /etc/passwd for access control doesn't work.

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