sudo on HP-UX 11 with NIS+

Todd C. Miller Todd.Miller at
Tue Sep 12 09:22:46 EDT 2000

In message <E989263E0496D3119C440008C79185342ED584 at>

> We have been upgrading to HP-UX 11.00 and to NIS+.
> On hosts (both HP-UX 11.00 & HP-UX 10.20) using ypbind pointing to a NIS+
> server, sudo works fine.
> However, on HP-UX 11.00 using NIS+ client, sudo gives the following error:
>    sudo: uid <unix-id> does not exist in the passwd file!

I suspect you'll need to rebuild sudo on the HP-UX 11.00 machine
running NIS+.  Since HP-UX 10.x doesn't do NIS+ I'm not surprised
that the 10.20 binary didn't work on 11.00 w/ NIS+.

 - todd

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