Is there a more modern/mainstream/lite YP/NIS for ubuntu?
cl at isbd.net
Sun Jan 25 15:59:47 UTC 2009
On Sun, Jan 25, 2009 at 10:45:43AM -0500, Alex Katebi wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 25, 2009 at 8:10 AM, Chris G <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
> I'd like to make my life even easier by having some sort of
> simple/lite version of YP/NIS+ on my home system. I now have three
> xubuntu boxes and would like to be able to set up user logins in one
> place for all three systems.
> Is there some moderately easy way of doing this?
> I played with YP/NIS and LDAP a while back and NIS was the easiest. But
> not easy enough.
> I would say for three PCs it is not worth it. Install VNC server on all
> and access them remotely for admin.
Yes, that's what I felt looking at YP/NIS, much too much like hard
work for a small network like mine. I'll do it all manually (in my
case using ssh and command line).
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