ypmatch man page

ypmatch — print the values of one or more keys from a NIS map

Synopsis

ypmatch [ -kt ] [ -d domain ] key ... mapname
ypmatch -x

Description

ypmatch prints the values of one or more keys from the NIS database specified by mapname, which may be a map name or a map nickname.

Options

-d domain
Specify a domain other than the default domain as returned by domainname(8).
-k
Display map keys. This option is useful with maps in which the values are null or the key is not part of the value.
-t
This option inhibits map nickname translation.
-x
Display the map nickname translation table.

Files

/var/yp/nicknames
map nickname translation table.

See Also

domainname(8), nicknames(5), ypbind(8), ypcat(1), yppoll(8), ypserv(8), ypset(8), ypwhich(1)

Author

ypmatch is part of the yp-tools package, which was written by Thorsten Kukuk <kukuk@linux-nis.org>.

Referenced By

nicknames(5), ypcat(1), yppoll(8), ypserv(8), ypset(8), yptest(8), ypwhich(1).

April 2010 YP Tools 2.14