ypcat - Windows command-line utility to print values of all keys in an NIS map


ypcat [-k] [-t] [-h nisServer] [-d domain] mapname
ypcat -x


The ypcat(1w) Windows command-line utility prints the values of all keys from the Network Information Service (NIS) database specified by mapname, which can be a map name or a map nickname.

The ypcat command accepts the following options and arguments:

Displays map keys. This option is useful with maps in which the values are null or the key is not part of the value.
Inhibits map nickname translation.
-d domain
Specifies the NIS domain. If this option is not used, the NIS domain is assumed to be the domain named in the DEFAULT_NIS_DOMAIN environment variable.
-h nisServer
Specifies the name of the NIS server. If this option is not used, the NIS server is assumed to be the server named in the NIS_SERVER environment variable.
Displays the map nickname translation table.



Server for NIS