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Return version and master server of a NIS map.

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April 2010
yppoll(8) System Manager's Manual yppoll(8)

NAME

yppoll - return version and master server of a NIS map

SYNOPSIS

yppoll [ -h host ] [ -d domain ] mapname

DESCRIPTION

yppoll queries ypserv(8) which host the NIS master server for a named map is and what the order number of this map is.

OPTIONS

-h host Ask the NIS server process running on host for information about mapname. If host is not specified, the server polled is the default server returned by ypwhich(1). -d domain Specify a domain other than the default domain as returned by domainname(8).

SEE ALSO

domainname(8), ypbind(8), ypcat(8), ypmatch(1), ypserv(8), ypset(8), ypwhich(1)

AUTHOR

yppoll is part of the yp-tools package, which was written by Thorsten Kukuk <kukuk@linux- nis.org>.
YP Tools 3.3 April 2010 yppoll(8)
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yppoll(8) referred by domainname(8) | ypcat(1) | ypmatch(1) | ypserv(8) | ypset(8) | yptest(8) | ypwhich(1)
refer to domainname(8) | ypbind(8) | ypmatch(1) | ypserv(8) | ypset(8) | ypwhich(1)
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