[Bug 744] Remove "db" parameter from /etc/nsswitch.conf (Glibc)

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Thu May 6 19:52:59 PDT 2004


lizardo at linuxfromscratch.org changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
            Summary|LFS-BOOK network setup needs|Remove "db" parameter from
                   |to be reviewed              |/etc/nsswitch.conf (Glibc)

------- Additional Comments From lizardo at linuxfromscratch.org  2004-05-06 20:52 -------
Well, I'm using a nsswitch.conf file without "db" for months now, and did not  
see any problems. Some other folks also use this setup for a long time (see 
the mentioned threads). This is the suggested setup for nsswitch.conf: 
# Begin /etc/nsswitch.conf 
passwd: files 
group: files 
shadow: files 
publickey: files 
hosts: files dns 
networks: files 
protocols: files 
services: files 
ethers: files 
rpc: files 
netgroup: files 
# End /etc/nsswitch.conf 
I had some time to read most part of the Linux Network Administrator's Guide 
and came to the conclusion we have a decent setup. So we just need to fix the 
above issue to close this bug. 

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