moving users and groups to an ou ?
abartlet at samba.org
Thu Jun 7 04:25:57 MDT 2012
On Thu, 2012-06-07 at 10:49 +0200, denis.bonnenfant wrote:
> I'm working on adding support in samba-tool for moving users and groups
> to OUs, just like the windows mmc utility does. This is required for
> command-line GPO support.
> Basically for moving user to ou=new_ou, I tried something like :
> m = samdb.search(base=dc=example, expression="(samaccountname=user)")
> m.dn = "cn=user,ou=new_ou,dc=example"
> But I'm getting errors, as some constraints in samdb prevents some
> attributes to be written directly (primarygroup...)
> I tried with an ldif message, but i get the same errors. My conclusion
> is that I have to bypass the samdb module constraints, is there a way
> to do that in python ? And in this case, does the groups memberships
> will be updated ?
Why are you not just renaming the users? You cannot just delete and add
users like that.
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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