Verifying the client configuration

Run the domainname command to verify that the client is configured to use the appropriate Centrify zone or NIS domain name. For example, if you have configured a computer to service NIS requests for the sanfrancisco zone and are using the zone name as the NIS domain name:


To test that the client can connect to the Centrify Network Information Service, run one or more NIS client request commands; for example:

ypwhich -m
ypcat -k mapname