Manual Reference Pages  - ypmatch (1)

NAME

ypmatch - print the values of one or more keys from a NIS map

CONTENTS

Synopsys
Description
Options
Files
Author

SYNOPSYS

ypmatch [ -kt ] [ -d domain ] key ... mapname
ypmatch -x

DESCRIPTION

ypmatch prints the values of one or more keys from the NIS database specified by mapname, which may be a map name or a map nickname.

OPTIONS

-d domain
  Specify a domain other than the default domain as returned by domainname(1).
-k Display map keys. This option is useful with maps in which the values are null or the key is not part of the value.
-t This option inhibits map nickname translation.
-x Display the map nickname translation table.

FILES

/var/yp/nicknames
  map nickname translation table.

SEE ALSO

domainname(8), nicknames(5), ypbind(8), ypcat(1), yppoll(8), ypserv(8), yset(8), ypwhich(1)

AUTHOR

ypmatch is part of the yp-tools package, which was written by Thorsten Kukuk <kukuk@suse.de>.


YP Tools 2.9 ypmatch (1) May 1999
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