yppoll (8) - Linux Man Pages
yppoll: return version and master server of a NIS map
NAMEyppoll - return version and master server of a NIS map
SYNOPSISyppoll [ -h host ] [ -d domain ] mapname
- -h host
- Ask the NIS server process running on host for information about mapname. If host is not specified, the server polled is the default server returned by ypwhich(1).
- -d domain
- Specify a domain other than the default domain as returned by domainname(8).
AUTHORyppoll is part of the yp-tools package, which was written by Thorsten Kukuk <kukuk [at] linux-nis.org>.