Yolinux.com

ypmatch manpage

Search topic Section
Get manual page for the search topic
List all commands matching the search topic
List all topics in the manpage index

ypmatch(1)							    ypmatch(1)



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

SYNOPSYS
       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(1).

       -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),
       yset(8), ypwhich(1)


AUTHOR
       ypmatch	is part of the yp-tools package, which was written by Thorsten
       Kukuk <kukuk@suse.de>.



YP Tools 2.9			   May 1999			    ypmatch(1)
YoLinux.com Home Page
YoLinux Tutorial Index
Privacy Policy | Advertise with us | Feedback Form |
Unauthorized copying or redistribution prohibited.
    Bookmark and Share