[Samba] netlogon script generation
agaffney at technaut.darktalker.net
Tue Dec 9 21:27:16 GMT 2003
Mike Rambo wrote:
> On Tue, 2003-12-09 at 12:02, Andrew Gaffney wrote:
>>Can anyone point me to a doc or a script that shows how to generate netlogon script on the
>> fly and supports users having multiple groups? I tried the Perl script referenced at
>><http://us2.samba.org/samba/docs/man/AdvancedNetworkManagement.html> but I believe it only
>>supports the user being a member of one group.
> Deryk Robosson wrote some scripts that I modified to parse group
> membership (based upon /etc/group which may or may not be best). If you
> want to try them you can get them at
> I had planned on sending the group updates back to Deryk to see if he
> wanted to incorporate them into his release but I never got the preexec
> stuff to work so I never sent him the updates.
> You're welcome to give them a whirl. We are using the scripts daily but
> not in the way which was originally envisioned (much to my chagrin). If
> you can get the root preexec stuff to work I'd love to know how you do
> it. I tried repeatedly, even with some help from Deryk, and asked a
> least a couple of different times on this list for help but I can't get
> the root preexec to work for nothing.
I got the 'root preexec' to work without a problem:
comment = The domain logon service
path = /usr/local/samba/netlogon
public = no
writeable = no
root preexec = /etc/samba/genlogon.pl %U
I already posted my script in this thread. It also parses /etc/group to determine what
groups a specific user is in.
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