How to uninstall NIS?

Polytropon freebsd at
Mon Jun 30 22:34:10 UTC 2014

On Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:47:31 -0700, Sergei G wrote:
> I'd like to remove NIS from my system. How do I do that?

According to "man src.conf", you need to set WITHOUT_NIS=yes
in /etc/src.conf and rebuild.

        Set to not build NIS(8) support and related programs.  If set,
        you might need to adopt your nsswitch.conf(5) and remove `nis'

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