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> passwd: files nisplus nis
> shadow: files nisplus nis
> group: files nisplus nis
> Should I just add "ldap" to each line? What more should I do with that file?
> Is there a short answer to this or can someone point me somewhere to read
> about it?
If your not using NIS (Network Information Service) - which I doubt
you do - you can simply remove nisplus and nis without affecting the
system in any harmful way. I guess these entries are still default
there because NIS and NIS+ are still quite common in various
If you just want lookup through files and ldap the lines should in
passwd: files ldap
shadow: files ldap
group: files ldap
But be careful generally, because it's quite easy to lock yourself out
(even as root).