[Samba] Listing all users in a remote Samba server
pgienger at ae-solutions.com
Thu Apr 7 18:27:45 GMT 2005
> I'm trying to develop a service for retrieving the entire user list of
> a remote samba server. The expected result is the same expected from
> the use of the samba command:
> net rpc user
Depending on your backend, there's several ways to go about it,
including querying LDAP for the entries with an appropriate filter and
parsing the smbpasswd file. I believe you could also get some info out
of pdbedit, but that could be a bit tedious.
What is your backend?
> The service is coupled with one only request: should be written using
> Perl language. I have search at the internet and I have read a lot of
> documentation but I have no idea on how should I do it. Any clue or
> comment will be welcome.
> Best regards,
Paul Gienger Office: 701-281-1884
Applied Engineering Inc.
Systems Architect Fax: 701-281-1322
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