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Bug 161323 - yppasswdd not enabled with --enablenis
Summary: yppasswdd not enabled with --enablenis
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: authconfig
Version: 3.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tomas Mraz
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-22 13:32 UTC by Joshua Weage
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-06-22 19:20:02 UTC
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Description Joshua Weage 2005-06-22 13:32:24 UTC
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Description of problem:
After a kickstart install of RHEL 3 U4, configured using:

authconfig --enableshadow --enablemd5 --enablecache --enablenis  -nisdomain mydomain

The yppasswdd service is not configured to start in run levels 3, 4 or 5.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Kickstart with the above authconfig options.

Expected Results:  yppasswdd should be enabled for run level 3, 4 and 5.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Tomas Mraz 2005-06-22 19:20:02 UTC
Yppasswdd should be running on server not on the client. Authconfig tool purpose
is only for configuration of client machines not the server.
The yppasswdd daemon must be enabled manually.

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