Setup cluster NIS Client

There are some good manuals around, but the key thing is

  1. when installing via apt-get make sure to specify the domain name of the NIS master
  2. setup the ypserver in /etc/yp.conf
    1. ypserver [full address]
  3. add nis to the appropriate lines in /etc/nsswitch.conf
    1. passwd, group, shadow, hosts
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