Managing automount with NIS
If NIS is configured for your network, you can use it
to make automount maps available throughout your
To ensure that automount functions properly
in an NIS environment, there must be NIS
maps of automount maps on the NIS master
To create the NIS automount maps:
On the master server, create the /etc/auto.master file.
This will propagate the changes to all the NIS servers.
On both the client and the server,
edit the file /etc/nfs and remove the -m option.
Restart automount by rebooting.
Mixing local and distributed automount maps
Unmounting automounted filesystems
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003