Running nismap.exe with –y parameter creates a map with “.” instead of “_”

“nismap.exe” does not create the map name as expected when using the –y parameter.  Below is an example of the attempt to use nismap.exe with –y to create the map named auto_home_svr_test:  C:\temp>nismap.execreate -i 1 -g ” ” -s localhost -f”C:\Windows\IDMU\nis\nis2ad.log” -y auto_home_svr_test Activity =Creating  map = ‘auto.home_svr_test’…   SUCCESS Creating With further research, it…