[PATCH] WHATSNEW: 'samba-tool ou' command: manage organizational units

Björn Baumbach bb at sernet.de
Wed Sep 12 10:09:17 UTC 2018


There is a further WHATSNEW update for the 4.9.0 release which announces
the new samba-tool ou management commands.

Please review and push :)

Best regards,

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phone: +49-551-370000-0, fax: +49-551-370000-9
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Subject: [PATCH] WHATSNEW: 'samba-tool ou' command: manage organizational
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Signed-off-by: Björn Baumbach <bb at sernet.de>
 WHATSNEW.txt | 19 +++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 19 insertions(+)

diff --git a/WHATSNEW.txt b/WHATSNEW.txt
index 07cd9f2fc06..e2e5a68fa19 100644
--- a/WHATSNEW.txt
+++ b/WHATSNEW.txt
@@ -215,6 +215,25 @@ accounts including creating a new computer and resetting the password.
 This allows an 'offline join' of a member server or workstation to the
 Samba AD domain.
+New 'samba-tool ou' command
+The new 'samba-tool ou' command allows to manage organizational units.
+Available subcommands are:
+  create       - Create an organizational unit.
+  delete       - Delete an organizational unit.
+  list         - List all organizational units
+  listobjects  - List all objects in an organizational unit.
+  move         - Move an organizational unit.
+  rename       - Rename an organizational unit.
+In addition to the ou commands, there are new subcommands for the user
+and group management, which can make use of the organizational units:
+  group move   - Move a group to an organizational unit/container.
+  user move    - Move a user to an organizational unit/container.
+  user show    - Display a user AD object.
 Samba performance tool now operates against Microsoft Windows AD

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