nis package in Ubuntu

nis: clients and daemons for the Network Information Service (NIS)

This package has 1 new bug and 0 open questions.

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The NIS (formerly known as Yellow Pages or YP) tools allow many machines on the network to share a common distributed database of user credentials.

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There are no registered releases for the nis ⇒ head.

The Xenial Xerus (active development)
3.17-34ubuntu2 release (universe) 2015-11-24
The Wily Werewolf (current stable release)
3.17-32ubuntu7 release (universe) 2015-05-04
The Vivid Vervet (supported)
3.17-32ubuntu7 release (universe) 2015-04-14
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
3.17-32ubuntu6 release (universe) 2014-02-18
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
3.17-32ubuntu4 release (universe) 2012-03-29
3.17-32ubuntu4.1 updates (universe) 2012-07-17