nisplus backend support

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Nov 30 04:20:06 GMT 1999

[moved from samba-ntdom to samba-technical]

James Harris wrote:
> I dont see one refrence to nisplus in any of the docs.  
> Other than enabling nisplus support can we get a faq or 
> some sort of docs on it. Like exactly what it gets us, 
> what options pertain to nisplus in smb.conf. If it would 
> include the latest stuff for sync'ing the user info
> with nisplus that would be great also. anyone using a NIS+ SMB password backend
on the list?  What is the status?  I know we're all
moving towards LDAP :-), but...

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
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