Solaris Naming Administration Guide

Credentials Preparation Phase

The easiest way for an NIS+ administrator to create credential information for users is to use the nisclient script as described in Solaris Naming Setup and Configuration Guide. This section describes how to create client information using the NIS+ command set.

Prior to an NIS+ principal logging in, an NIS+ administrator must create DES credential information for that principal (user or machine). The administrator must: