[Samba] Create samba user in batch

Goetz Rieger goetz.rieger at suse.de
Fri Aug 9 00:19:03 GMT 2002


On Fri, 9 Aug 2002 10:53:57 +0700
"Theewara Vorakosit" <thvo at ksc.th.com> wrote:

>     I use samba 2.2.3a in RedHat 7.3. I have to create many samba user
>     in my system. I use "smbpasswd -a myser" to add user in smbpasswd
>     file. I have to type password for each user. Does samba have a

from man smbpasswd.8:

       When run by root:

       smbpasswd [ options ]  [ username ]  [ password ]

You could use it in a script like:

/usr/bin/smbpasswd -a $NAME $INITPASS


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