RPC.YPPASSWDD(8)        NetBSD System Manager's Manual        RPC.YPPASSWDD(8)

NAME
     rpc.yppasswdd - YP update password file daemon

SYNOPSIS
     rpc.yppasswdd [-d directory] [-noshell] [-nogecos] [-nopw] [-m arg1 [arg2
     ...]]

DESCRIPTION
     rpc.yppasswdd must be running on the YP master server to allow users to
     change information in the password file.

     The options are as follows:

     -d directory
             Change the root directory of the password file from ``/'' to
             directory.

     -noshell
             Don't allow changes of the shell field in the passwd file.

     -nogecos
             Don't allow changes of the gecos field in the passwd file.

     -nopw   Don't allow changes of the password in the passwd file.

     -m arg1 [arg2 ...]
             Additional arguments to pass to make in /var/yp.

FILES
     /etc/passwd
     /etc/master.passwd

SEE ALSO
     chpass(1), passwd(1), hosts_access(5), yp(8), ypbind(8), ypserv(8)

AUTHORS
     Mats O Jansson <moj@stacken.kth.se>

NetBSD 1.6                       July 3, 1994                                1

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