yppoll(8) -- Linux man page
NAMEyppoll - return version and master server of a NIS map
SYNOPSYSyppoll [ -h host ] [ -d domain ] mapname
- -h host
- Ask the NIS server process running on host for information about mapname. If host is not specified, the server polled is the default server returned by ypwhich(1).
- -d domain
- Specify a domain other than the default domain as returned by domainname(1).
SEE ALSOdomainname(8), ypbind(8), ypcat(8), ypmatch(1), ypserv(8), yset(8), ypwhich(1)
AUTHORyppoll is part of the yp-tools package, which was written by Thorsten Kukuk <email@example.com>.