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

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Updated: October 2017

Administering NIS Clients (Task Map)

The following table lists the tasks for administering NIS clients.

For Instructions
Configure an NIS client in broadcast mode.
Configures the NIS clients by searching for the an NIS server that exists on the local subnet.
Configure an NIS client using specific NIS servers.
Configures an NIS client using specific NIS master and slave servers.
Disable the NIS client service.
Uses the svcadm command to disable the NIS client service.