To change the NIS domain name of a machine, use the following procedure.
For more information about obtaining the appropriate rights to perform specific tasks, see Using Your Assigned Administrative Rights in Securing Users and Processes in Oracle Solaris 11.2 .
# domainname research.example.com
# svccfg -s nis/domain:default refresh # svcadm enable nis/domain
See Chapter 6, Setting Up and Configuring Network Information Service for details.