December 4, 2000

Centralized authentication using NIS

Author: JT Smith

If users on your network are working on more than one machine you will need to
create a login/password pair for them on each machine. A more elegant solution i
s to maintain a centralized database that client machines refer to for authentication.
NIS is one way to do that and this article shows you how.-Chandrashekhar Bhosle

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