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Linux in a Nutshell

This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.

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ypset [options] server

NFS/NIS command. Point ypbind at a particular server. ypset tells ypbind to get NIS services for the specified domain from the ypserv process running on server. server indicates the NIS server to bind to and can be specified as a name or an IP address.


-d domain

Use domain instead of the default domain.

-h host

Set ypbind's binding on host instead of the local host. host can be specified as a name or an IP address.

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