FYI: Windows/UNIX 2.0 Password Synchronization with Network Information Service (NIS+)

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Fri May 18 15:52:01 GMT 2001

On Fri, 18 May 2001, David Collier-Brown wrote:

>   Mr. Richard Gelderman pointed out this article in the Microsoft
> support knowlege base,  which points out that MS have a
> synchronization daemon for at least Solaris.  This is something
> I've not seen discussed on these lists, so: FYI!

Yeah.  This is part of Windows Services for UNIX right?
And its a one way sync process IIRC.

> see also
> for a note on the one known bug with this.

Cheers, jerry

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