On Tue, May 22, 2007 at 06:22:34PM -0600, Richard Megginson wrote:
Ray Van Dolson wrote:
>Their NIS server has a useful feature in that one can leave the NIS
>daemons running and configure them to use your LDAP store as their
>backend. This would be perfect for us as our network contains many old
>Unix hosts that cannot do LDAP and will need to rely on legacy NIS for
>some time. However, we'd like to be able to enjoy the other benefits
>that LDAP offers and migrate the rest of the clients at a more
That might work. I remember at one point there was an open source
project to write an NIS to LDAP gateway - a quick search of google
turned up nothing.
It's not open source, but there is:
Norman Gaywood, Systems Administrator
University of New England, Armidale, NSW 2351, Australia
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