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Use the Directory Services > NIS screen to configure Network Information Service on your TrueNAS. NIS is a client–server directory service protocol for distributing system configuration data such as user and host names between computers on a computer network.
|NIS Domain||Enter a name and list any NIS domain host names or IP addresses. Press Enter to separate server entries.|
|NIS Servers||Enter a name and list any NIS server host names or IP addresses. Press Enter to separate server entries.|
|Secure Mode||Select to have ypbind(8) refuse to bind to any NIS server not running as root on a TCP port over 1024.|
|Manycast||Select for |
|Enable||Select to enable the configuration. Leave checkbox clear to disable the configuration without deleting it.|
Use SAVE save configuration settings.
Use REBUILD DIRECTORY SERVICE CACHE to resync the cache if it becomes out of sync or fewer users than expected are available in the permissions editors.
For more information see Setting NIS.