[CentOS] CentOS 8 NIS

Mon Apr 13 01:43:07 UTC 2020
Mark LaPierre <marklapier at gmail.com>

On 2020-04-12 08:13, Jonathan Billings wrote:
> On Apr 12, 2020, at 05:47, Pete Biggs <pete at biggs.org.uk> wrote:
>> There are other options than LDAP, and servers other than OpenLDAP, but
>> LDAP is the de facto standard.
> Unfortunately,  OpenLDAP as a server is deprecated in C8, and isn’t packaged anymore.  Upstream they point customers to their directory service, which is based on 389 directory service.

Okay, I found


Thank you for the useful reply.

It appears that they just pasted a new name on an old horse.  It's still 

I'll follow the directions there.  At least the directions say they are 
for CentOS 8.1+

I'll let you know what happens.  I hope I don't end up having to 
reinstall to fix the mess this makes.

    ^ ^  Mark LaPierre
Registered Linux user No #267004