Hi walshjl,
Quote Originally Posted by walshjl View Post
Greg's Admin here...

Further clarification...I changed the passwd entry in nscd.conf to "no", restarted nscd and it fails. I then disable all maps with the exception of passwd and it works.

I certainly don't understand this, but if leaving the passwd entry in nscd.conf fixes things, it's a done deal.
welcome to the forums and yes, that's how I'd handle it as well. Sometimes one simply does not have the time to dig down all the way... though your description does sound intriguing