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NIS Client Networking - Quiz

Each question is worth one point. Select the best answer or answers for each question.

1. What is the name of the NIS client-side daemon?
Please select the best answer.
  A. ypwhich
  B. yppoll
  C. ypbind
  D. ypmatch

2. In order for your computer to use existing NIS servers on your network, which utilities must be running?
Please select the best answer.
  A. ypwhich and ypbind
  B. ypbind and yppoll
  C. ypbind and portmap
  D. portmap and ypwhich


3. Which file tells Linux the order of information services to check for various groups of information?
Please select the best answer.
  A. /etc/passwd
  B. /etc/sysconf/network
  C. /etc/yp.conf
  D. /etc/nsswitch.conf

4. /etc/sysconf/network holds which kind of configuration information?
Please select the best answer.
  A. Boot-time network services
  B. NIS client
  C. Password source
  D. Host aliases

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