FTPD and NIS users
Charles G Waldman (email@example.com)
Mon, 04 Oct 1999 14:28:22 +0200 (MET DST)
Kennie J. Cruz-Gutierrez writes:
> Does wu-ftpd (v2.5.0) recognize NIS users accounts?, because it
> is not letting anyone log on with their user accounts. The host with
> wu-ftpd is a NIS client.
I believe that whether the passwords come from NIS or from a local
password file should be completely hidden from the ftp daemon.
Is it possible that the users who are being denied FTP access have a
login shell which is not listed in /etc/shells?