Bug 2389 - /var/yp/nicknames incorrect
/var/yp/nicknames incorrect
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: yp-tools (Show other bugs)
5.2
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Assigned To: Preston Brown
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Reported: 1999-04-27 17:50 EDT by Joshua Buysse
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-08-27 15:59:19 EDT
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Description Joshua Buysse 1999-04-27 17:50:16 EDT
If we want to be compatible with Sun for shell-scripters, a
small change to /var/yp/nicknames is necessary.

The nickname 'hosts' resolves to 'hosts.byaddr' in RH, and
to 'hosts.byname' in Solaris/SunOS/everything else.  Please
update this on the next YP fix...
Comment 1 Preston Brown 1999-08-27 15:58:59 EDT
this has been fixed for the next release (6.1).this has been fixed for the next release (6.1).

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