new option to smbpasswd
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at switchboard.net
Tue Mar 3 21:16:50 GMT 1998
yes, this is a good idea, as it could be automated from a script.
On Wed, 4 Mar 1998, Gerald W. Carter wrote:
> I was working on the NTDOM FAQ a little was working on the part about
> adding machines to the smbpasswd file. Had a quick thought...
> Would it be beneficial to add a switch to smbpasswd so that machine
> accounts could be added directly? For example, something like
> smbpasswd -add -machine mymachine
> which would generate the the entry
> rather than the standard user entry which would then have to be
> I realize that the plans are to be able to create these accounts
> automatically but in the meantime, this could be a quick hack.
> Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
> Engineering Network Services Auburn University
> jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
> "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
> - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )
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