NIS+ linux box root getting root master ???

Richard Dawe Richard.Dawe at
Mon Sep 9 23:12:39 EST 2002


Mauricio Brigato wrote:
> I don't know why, every linux box which I put
> on NIS+ got the privileges of root master with
> linux box root login, via su - <user-of-home-nis+>.

It sounds like you need to turn on root squash
on the NFS server.


Richard Dawe, Software Engineer, Riverstone Networks, UK
richard.dawe at,

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