samba-tool command structure

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue Aug 9 14:04:49 MDT 2011

On Tue, 2011-08-09 at 13:57 -0400, Giampaolo Lauria wrote:
> Hi,
> I am working on redesigning the samba-tool command to follow the following 
> format:
> samba-tool <object> <action> <parameters> <options>
> With that in mind, I've come up with the following structure for the 
> top-level objects and their actions. Please keep in mind that some of the 
> current action names need to be changed to reflect an action.
> Also, we are thinking of integrating the "provision" command into 
> samba-tool under domain as: samba-tool domain provision
> Your comments are greatly appreciated.

> domain
>         exportkeytab 
>         join
>         level
>         passwordsettings
>         vampire

'samba-tool domain vampire' is just a special case of 'samba-tool domain
join', using a different codebase.  it should be an option for
developers (--old-vampire-code or such) not a top level command), as it
is no longer the preferred code.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

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