ypbatchupd - NIS batch update daemon
Available only on Sun 386i systems running a SunOS 4.0.x release or
earlier. Not a SunOS 4.1 release feature.
ypbatchupd(8C) is the remote service used by snap(1) and logintool(8)
to update the Network Information Service (NIS) database on the master
server, and to push all modified NIS maps to NIS servers. It is nor-
mally started by /etc/rc.local.
snap(1), logintool(8), rc(8)
The Network Information Service (NIS) was formerly known as Sun Yellow
Pages (YP). The functionality of the two remains the same; only the
name has changed. The name Yellow Pages is a registered trademark in
the United Kingdom of British Telecommunications plc, and may not be
used without permission.
6 October 1989 YPBATCHUPD(8C)