yptest - test NIS configuration


   yptest [-q] [-d domain] [-h host] [-m map] [-u user]


   yptest calls various NIS functions to check if the NIS configuration is
   correct and works as expected.


   -q     Be quiet, don't print messages

   -d domainname
          Specify a domain other than the default domain  as  returned  by
          domainname(1).  This option is not supported by all tests.

   -h hostname
          Query  ypserv  on  hostname  instead  of the currently used one.
          This option is not supported by all tests.

   -m map Use the map map for the tests instead  of  passwd.byname.   This
          option should be used if the default map does not exist.

   -u user
          Use  the  account user instead of nobody.  This option should be
          used if the nobody account does not exist in the  map  used  for
          testing (passwd.byname or the one given with the -m option).


   domainname(8),  ypbind(8),  ypcat(8), ypmatch(1), ypserv(8), yppoll(8),


   yptest is part of the yp-tools package, which was written  by  Thorsten
   Kukuk <kukuk@suse.de>.


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