Wow! Quite a response. And my apoligies to those of you who scortched
my shorts with RTFM's. I wish I had some FM's to read, aside from
the man pages! :-) And since I didn't know where to look, man pages
are just 8MB worth of "stuff". :-)
Anyways, to make this short and sweet, to set up a Solaris 2.x
machine for DNS w/o NIS, you need to edit the /etc/nsswitch.conf
file and add a line like this:
hosts: files dns
I haven't tried this but I'm sure it will work.
Oh, and I'm sorry if I offended anyone by saying I hate Solaris 2.
After all, that IS MHO, and no offense to others should be taken.
But I will make one promise to everyone who basically told me I
shouldn't judge before I really give it a chance (and you are
all correct). I'll give SOlaris 2 the old college try. After all,
When Star Trek Next Generation came out I hated it. I felt it
was a disgrace to the original S.T. But after 7 years, I like it
more! Ya never know... this 4.x kid might become a lover of Solaris 2!!
My sincere thanks to the MANY people who responded to me:
firstname.lastname@example.org (Gregg Siegfried)
Aydin Edguer <edguer@MorningStar.Com>
email@example.com (Brad Walker)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Tim Evans)
email@example.com (Octavio Diez de Sollano)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Mike Jones)
email@example.com (Michael A Leo)
Jason L Tibbitts III <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Ric Anderson <ric@Artisoft.COM>
email@example.com (Henry Katz)
Art Greenia <firstname.lastname@example.org>
email@example.com (Pawel Marczewski)
Lutz Brunke <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Casper Dik <email@example.com>
firstname.lastname@example.org (Robert D. Worsham)
email@example.com (Jose M. Alcaide)
Christian Lawrence <firstname.lastname@example.org>
email@example.com (Fredrik Nyman)
Torsten Metzner <firstname.lastname@example.org>
email@example.com (SrA Bruce R Baier)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Brian Farrell 4-6531)
Whew... this list is longer than my email....
Thanks again everyone. Sorry if I bothered anybody...
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