Problems running smbclient noninteractively

Michael B Allen mba2000 at
Thu Feb 17 04:45:00 GMT 2005

Russell Kliese said:
> Is there problems running smbpasswd noninteractivly?

A lot of programs behave differently depending on whether or not their
connected to a terminal. You could try system() but the only sure-fire way
to run an interactive program without a terminal is to do I/O with a pty
[1] like an xterm would.


[1] Here's a C module that simplifies running something in a pty:

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