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Old 05-14-2009, 11:24 AM   #1
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What is the difference between NIS(Network Information System) and NFS(Network File System)
 
Old 05-14-2009, 11:28 AM   #2
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NIS provides centralized user account management and NFS allows a shared file system on one machine to be mounted on another.

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Old 05-14-2009, 11:28 AM   #3
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NIS
NFS

Wikipedia is your friend
 
Old 05-14-2009, 02:07 PM   #4
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Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...a-help-725981/
 
Old 05-14-2009, 02:21 PM   #5
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Since I replied to the other thread (before this one was opened) with an admonition about homework, I am now going to issue a formal warning.

oshyno;
You had the opportunity to respond in the other thread, but chose to just repeat the same question. That is not acceptable behavior.
 
  


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