[SAMBA] samba - bind : program guideline suggestion
Adam Tauno Williams
awilliam at whitemice.org
Wed Dec 8 04:32:13 GMT 2004
> I'm currently developping a program that takes the smbtree output, parse it,
> retrieve all connected workstations, then call nmblookup for each
> workstation, resolve the IP, create a BIND zone file with this.
Why not use "wins hook"?
> Now; to secure this programs; I tought about 2 things
> -> secure the program using pipes
> However; I would have to make an update at each samba release since
> there's no way to guarante that the smbtree and nmblookup arguments and
> output will be the exact same file format as the current one
Have you checked out the python bindings (included on most distros now i
think) if the hook scripts are not sufficient?
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