Manual Reference Pages - YPSET (8)
which YP server process to use
utility tells the
process on the current machine which YP server process to communicate with.
is down or is not running a YP server process, it is not discovered until
a YP client process attempts to access a YP map, at which time
tests the binding and takes appropriate action.
is most useful for binding a YP client that is not on the same broadcast
network as the closest YP server, but can also be used for debugging
a local networks YP configuration, testing specific YP client
programs, or binding to a specific server when there are many servers on
the local network supplying YP maps.
The options are as follows:
Set the YP binding on
instead of the local machine.
Use the YP domain
instead of the default domain as returned by
.An Theo De Raadt
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