Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
NFS/NIS command. Check configuration of NIS services by calling various NIS functions. Without arguments, yptest queries the NIS server for the local machine.
Use domainname instead of the current host's default domain. This option may cause some tests to fail.
Test ypserv on the specified host instead of the current host. This option may cause some tests to fail.
Use the specified map instead of the default map.
Quiet mode. Print no messages.
Run tests as user instead of as nobody.