[Samba] Samba related Student Project

Josh Kelley joshkel at gmail.com
Sat Dec 3 14:45:18 GMT 2005

On 12/2/05, Hisain Elshaafi <hisain.elshaafi at student.dit.ie> wrote:
> I am doing a final year project which is to develop a web-based
> application that allows accessing a samba PDC through a browser.  The
> application is to allow an administrator to modify computer and user
> accounts in smbpasswd file and allow access to smb.conf.  I am seeking
> help from you if you know an application like that already exist so that I
> can benefit from it.  Note that I use java servlets to develop this
> application

SWAT (part of the standard Samba distribution) and Webmin let you
adminster Samba.

Assuming an LDAP (rather than smbpasswd) backend, you can manage
accounts through IDEALX's Samba Console (which can also , LAM (LDAP
Account Manager), and probably some others I'm not aware of.

Josh Kelley

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