[CentOS] NFS issue

Count Of Dracula countofdracula at gmail.com
Tue Sep 25 11:25:34 UTC 2007

> Good answer but I can't agree on the NIS part.. NIS is plain text over the
> network and is deprecated for a long time. Sun is talking about dropping
> support, HP the same and even in the Linux camp there is some talk about
> taking NIS support out of the standard distributions.
> Add to that the fact that ldap is becoming easier and easier to set up, you
> should probably look that way...
> Peter.

I could not agree more.NIS must die.Use LDAP.There is no reason to use
NIS or NIS+ in the enterprise.Google will provide plently of good
result to integrate NFS with OpenLDAP and automount.


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