SUMMARY: NIS+ disable on Solaris 2.3

From: Chance W. Eppinette (
Date: Wed Nov 02 1994 - 14:04:46 CST

Thanks to all who replied so quickly to my NIS question. I figured
that the answer was pretty simple, but since I am new to Sun & Solaris
I did not know exactly where to look.

The main concensus dealt with the /etc/nsswitch.conf file.
To turn off NIS+, I just set each one of the tokens (ex: hosts, passwd, etc)
to only look at files and for hosts it also included DNS:

passwd: files
hosts: dns files

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