nis package in Ubuntu

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

This package has 3 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

Mark Brown
Medium Urgency
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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 Bionic Beaver (active development)
3.17.1-1build1 release (universe) 2018-02-09
The Artful Aardvark (current stable release)
3.17.1-1 release (universe) 2017-04-20
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
3.17-34ubuntu3 release (universe) 2015-12-02
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
3.17-32ubuntu6 release (universe) 2014-02-18
3.17-32ubuntu6.1 updates (universe) 2016-07-12
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
3.17-32ubuntu4 release (universe) 2012-03-29
3.17-32ubuntu4.1 updates (universe) 2012-07-17