tools to read/write registry files

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Mon Jan 15 15:49:53 GMT 2007

On Mon, Jan 15, 2007 at 02:19:37PM +0100, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> On Mon, 2007-01-15 at 13:48 +0100, Ingo Steuwer wrote:
> > I'm looking for tools to read and write windows registry files (.reg or .pol) 
> > under Linux. 
> > 
> > I first tried "editreg" in 3.0.10 which was removed in 3.0.14. It seems to 
> > meet my needs, but has no write support. The changelog says
> > 
> > * Remove editreg utility (needs to be rewritten using regfio.c).
> > 
> > Is a new Tool with similar fuctionality planed or already somewhere in SVN?
> I'm not sure if there are any plans for that in Samba 3.
> Jerry would know more about that.

I think Jerry got most of it working while he implemented
support for the Windows print migrator. But this code right
now is not externally usable, it's only done from within
smbd. And even then, IIRC this code should also be cleaned
up considerably.


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