[Samba] need help with preexec

Thierry ITTY thierry.itty at besancon.org
Thu Jul 25 23:48:33 GMT 2002

from "man smb.conf"

preexec (S)

       This  option specifies a command to be run whenever the service is
connected to. It takes the usual sub­

       An interesting example is to send the users a welcome message every
time they log in. Maybe a message of
       the day? Here is an example:

            preexec = csh -c ´echo \"Welcome to %S!\" |
/usr/local/samba/bin/smbclient -M %m -I %I´ &

       Of course, this could get annoying after a while :-)

       See also preexec close and postexec.

       Default:      none (no command executed)

               preexec = echo \"%u connected to %S from %m (%I)\" >> /tmp/log

you're served :-)

A 09:46 25/07/02 -0500, vous avez écrit :
>Hi all
>I wanted to send a message to users when they are mapping, to migrate to
>different samba server
>I am assuming preexec will do this, users are w2k clients,
>i would like w2k clients to get a message, like a popup windows box with
>message once they map to thier unix home directory
>how would i do that, does preexec will help me here
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