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/var/yp/nicknames - nickname translation table for NIS maps
nicknames contains a list of aliases and the corresponding NIS maps. There is one entry per line. The default nicknames table looks like: passwd passwd.byname group group.byname networks networks.byaddr hosts hosts.byname protocols protocols.bynumber services services.byname aliases mail.aliases ethers ethers.byname
The yp-tools package was written by Thorsten Kukuk <firstname.lastname@example.org>.