[PATCH] samba-tools: add computer subcommand
abartlet at samba.org
Tue Mar 6 08:20:21 UTC 2018
On Fri, 2018-02-09 at 09:33 +1300, Andrew Bartlett via samba-technical
> On Thu, 2018-02-08 at 10:00 +0100, Bjoern Baumbach via samba-technical
> > Hi!
> > On 02/08/2018 12:18 AM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > > Any chance you could help out and cut it down for him? I would be
> > > great to have a hand getting this in.
> > I've nearly completed the computer subcommand. I'm just working on the
> > tests.
> If you could include this patch from Joe's set:
> [PATCH 11/12] samba-tools/computer: create and remove DNS records for
> It would be most appreciated. That part is what started us down this
> journey. We don't often talk about why we want to change something in
> Samba, but in this case the request was to allow a machine to be joined
> to an RODC by pre-creating an account with a known password and with
> the DNS records pre-configured.
> The idea is that the administrator could then run something like this
> script on the windows machine:
Did you ever make any progress on this? I would like to get something
in to address this use case, either as part of your work our Joe's
patches cut back down to the minimum.
I realise this is picking up things that were done before Christmas,
but I was hoping to be reviewing some combination of your patches and
Any suggestions on how we can proceed most welcome.
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba
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