Netgroup support of ipv6 in Solaris/Linux

Ignatios Souvatzis ignatios at
Wed Jan 18 16:55:50 CET 2012

On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 09:52:48AM -0500, Matthew Huff wrote:
> Found it. 

Ah, good!

> Solaris doesn't do reverse lookups for ipv6 in DNS unless there is an
> entry for ipnodes in nsswitch.conf. Since we are probably using a
> template in jumpstart from years ago, we didn't have it.
> Once we added:
> Ipnodes: files dns
> Everything worked.

What about Linux? Or doesn't it run as NIS server?


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