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ypxfr -- get a NIS map from NIS server
ypxfr [-cf] [-C tid prog ipadd port] [-d domain] [-h host] [-s domain]
ypxfr is the utility in NIS that transfers maps to the local host.
The options are as follows:
-c Don't send a "Clear current map" to local ypserv process. Useful
if ypserv isn't running locally to avoid timeout message.
-C tid prog ipadd port
This option is only used by ypserv. This is to open communica-
tion with yppush on another host.
Don't use default domain, use the specified domain.
-f Force map transfer, even if the master's version is older than
the local copy.
Get map from host instead of the maps master host.
Specify a source domain other than the target domain.
nis(8), yppush(8), ypserv(8)
Mats O Jansson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD 9.99 April 26, 2011 NetBSD 9.99