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Derek Martin dmartin at
Wed Feb 16 16:41:40 EST 2000

On Wed, 16 Feb 2000, Boris Epstein wrote:

> Hi all!
> And could I have a copy of that too? I have not experienced that but
> would like to know along what lines these problems are...

It's simple.  The autofs script checks for /etc/auto.master and if it
finds it, it reads it, but it never looks at the NIS maps.  It will only
check the NIS maps if /etc/auto.master doesn't exist.

"Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?"    "Who watches the watchmen?" 
-Juvenal, Satires, VI, 347 

Derek D. Martin      |  Senior UNIX Systems/Network Administrator
Arris Interactive    |  A Nortel Company
derekm at  |  dmartin at

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