nisrm - remove NIS+ objects from the namespace
nisrm [ -if ] name...
The nisrm command removes NIS+ objects named name from the NIS+
This command will fail if the NIS+ master server is not running.
-i Interactive mode. Like the system rm(1) command, the nisrm
command will ask for confirmation prior to removing an object. If
the name specified by name is a non-fully qualified name, this
option is forced on. This prevents the removal of unexpected
-f Force. The removal is attempted, and if it fails for permission
reasons, an nischmod(1) is attempted and the removal retried. If
the command fails, it fails silently.
Remove the objects foo, bar, and baz from the namespace:
nisrm foo bar baz
NIS_PATH If this variable is set and the NIS+ name is not fully
qualified, each directory specified will be searched
until the object is found (see nisdefaults(1)).
nisrm returns 0 on success and 1 on failure.
nisrm was developed by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
nis+(1), nischmod(1), nisdefaults(1), nisrmdir(1), nistbladm(1),
This command will not remove directories (see nisrmdir(1)) nor will it
remove non-empty tables (see nistbladm(1)).
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