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Unformatted text preview: DNS DNS servers /etc/resolv.conf nameserver x.y.z.q domain search.list Name Resolution NIS/NIS+ Provides centralized authentication and name resolution Originally know as the SUN yellow pages (yp) A single master keeps track of all passwords for the group NIS+ is basically dead at this point, NIS is rapidly being replaced by LDAP A newer method of centralized authentication Works with a directory service such as Active Directory or NetWare Directory Services Support is rapidly growing...
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This note was uploaded on 05/07/2010 for the course CNIT 340 taught by Professor Rawles during the Fall '09 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.
- Fall '09