siegert at sfu.ca
Wed Nov 22 19:25:47 PST 2000
> I am in the process of building up a small test cluster, I was wondering is
> NIS needed and why/why not? I have NIS setup on the small three node
> cluster, but telnet stopped working? WHY? When I try to run the
> telnetdaemon it tells me bind: Permission denied. Someone please help, I'm
> pulling my hair out!
I can't answer your last question, but I can answer your first:
No you don't need NIS.
Since this question comes up once in a while, I've set up a web page that
describes the fairly simple setup that we are using:
I hope this helps or at least gets you going. YMMV.
Comments are welcome.
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