YPMATCH(1) MidnightBSD General Commands Manual YPMATCH(1)

NAME

ypmatch — print the values of one or more keys in a YP database

SYNOPSIS

ypmatch [−kt] [−d domainname] key ... mapname
ypmatch −x

DESCRIPTION

The ypmatch utility prints out the values of one or more keys from the YP database specified by mapname, which may be a map name or a map nickname.

The options are as follows:

−d domainname

Specify a domain other than the default domain.

−k

Display map keys. This option is useful with maps in which the values are null or the key is not part of the value.

−t

Inhibit translation of map nicknames to their corresponding map names.

−x

Display the map nickname table.

SEE ALSO

domainname(1), ypcat(1), yp(8), ypbind(8), ypset(8)

AUTHORS

Theo De Raadt 〈deraadt@theos.com〉.

MidnightBSD 0.3 December 3, 1993 MidnightBSD 0.3