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Working With Oracle® Solaris 11.3 Directory and Naming Services: DNS and NIS

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Updated: October 2017

Creating Maps From Standard Input

When no original text file exists, create the NIS map from the keyboard by typing input to makedbm, as shown below (end with Control-D).

ypmaster# cd /var/yp
ypmaster# makedbm home-domain/mymap key1 value1 key2 value2 key3 value3