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RE: NIS serving?
On Sat, 20 Mar 1999, Luke Howard wrote:
> > There is a program called ypldap at www.padl.com (it's commercial).
> > I've never used it, but it acts as a gateway between LDAP and NIS
> > clients (I think it works with OpenLDAP).
> The program is called ypldapd, and it does work with OpenLDAP. (In fact,
> that's what we're using right now.)
Thank you for your replies about the commercial "ypldapd".
I have just found Luke's own RFC 2307. It mentions (page 10):
"... one could emulate a supported nameservice (such as NIS). ... In
the case of NIS, reference implementations are widely available and
the RPC interface is well-known".
Where might one begin the treasure hunt for these?
: David Lee I.T. Service :
: Systems Programmer Computer Centre :
: University of Durham :
: Phone: +44 191 374 2882 (ddi) South Road :
: Fax: +44 191 374 7759 Durham :
: Internet: T.D.Lee@durham.ac.uk U.K. :