[Samba] Samba PDC and User Management with Perl scripts

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Mon Feb 25 08:39:07 GMT 2002

On Tue, 19 Feb 2002, Umberto Nicoletti wrote:

> Hello,
> I want to implement a perl logon script which would map network shares
> depending on group membership. This way when I move a user to or from a
> group
> it automatically gets the new shares.
> The PDC is Samba 2.2.1 or 2.2.2 on BSD and clients are NT workstation
> and 2000 Pro.
> Perl is latest activestate for win32 and is intended to run on Win32
> clients.
> The big trouble is getting user Group membership to work when I call
> Win32::Lanman::GroupIsMember() or LocalGroupIsMember().
> Right now, even though Samba is configured OK they always return false,
> even if a user is member of a group.
> I can use User Manager to view user and group information...

Check the samba logs.  I think you'll find some missing rpc's in 2.2

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