Modifying group attributes on servers
Use the Account Manager to create new group accounts on the
NIS master server; refer to
for more information on the Account Manager.
To distribute a group account using NIS or to change a
local account to a distributed account:
To change a distributed to a local account, use the same
procedure, but click on the Not Distributed button in the
Change distribution menu.
In the Account Manager, use the Host Selection facility
to log in to the NIS master server.
Select Add new group or Modify from the
In the Add or Modify menu, select
Select NIS from the list of distribution methods, and
click on the Distributed button.
Distributed group accounts can be removed or deactivated using the
same procedure as for conventional accounts.
Managing distributed user accounts
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SCO OpenServer Release 6.0.0 -- 02 June 2005