SUMMARY: exportfs and netgroups

From: Wyllys Ingersoll (reagan!
Date: Wed Oct 21 1992 - 14:37:28 CDT

Original posting (in a nutshell):
> Do you have to be running NIS in order to use the -access=netgroup option
> in /etc/exports ?

quick answer: YES !!
Several people mentioned that that it can be made to work without NIS
by patching some of the shared system libraries. I think that I can make
do without tampering with system libraries, but thanks for the info.

Thanks to:
stern@sunne.East.Sun.COM (Hal Stern - NE Area Systems Engineer) (Frank 'Scruff' Miller)
era@niwot.scd.ucar.EDU (Ed Arnold) (Daniel Trinkle) (William LeFebvre)
montjoy@thor.ece.uc.EDU (Robert Montjoy) (Marc Phillips)
ups!glenn@fourx.Aus.Sun.COM Glenn Satchell Barry Margolin (Kurt J. Lidl)

and anyone else I may have forgotten...

** Wyllys Ingersoll **
** E-Systems, Melpar Division **
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