[Samba] Re: probleman adding user
craigwhite at azapple.com
Tue Mar 15 02:21:46 GMT 2005
On Mon, 2005-03-14 at 10:58 -0500, Misty Stanley-Jones wrote:
> On Saturday 12 March 2005 03:33 am, Jim C. wrote:
> > | Good Morning,
> > | I'm adding user mdonada in the smbldap-useradd -a -m mdonada, but
> > | probleman:
> > | [root at divide home]# smbldap-useradd -a -m mdonada
> > | Can't call method "get_value" on an undefined value at
> > | /usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd line 170, <DATA> line 283.
> > | [root at divide home]#
> In case you didn't figure this out yet, it's because the -m switch indicates
> that you are adding a machine account, and expects a $. If you are in fact
> trying to add a user account, you need to leave the -m off. Try
> "smbldap-useradd -h" to see all of the available switches.
'-m' option is generally correct
'-w' is for workstation
you probably should have consulted the 'help' funtion before posting...
# smbldap-useradd --help
/usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd version [unknown] calling Getopt::Std::getopts
(version 1.05 [paranoid]),
running under Perl version 5.8.5.
Usage: smbldap-useradd [-OPTIONS [-MORE_OPTIONS]] [--]
The following single-character options are accepted:
With arguments: -o -G -u -g -d -s -c -k -A -B -C -D -E -F -H -M
-N -S -T
Boolean (without arguments): -a -n -m -w -i -P -?
Options may be merged together. -- stops processing of options.
Space is not required between options and their arguments.
For more details run
perldoc -F /usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd
[Now continuing due to backward compatibility and excessive paranoia.
See ``perldoc Getopt::Std'' about
(c) IDEALX 2004 (http://www.idealx.com)- Licenced under GPL
Usage: /usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd [-awmugdsckABCDEFGHMNPST?] username
-o add the user in the organazional unit (relative to the user
-a is a Windows User (otherwise, Posix stuff only)
-w is a Windows Workstation (otherwise, Posix stuff only)
-i is a trust account (Windows Workstation)
-G supplementary comma-separated groups
-n do not create a group
-m creates home directory and copies /etc/skel
-k skeleton dir (with -m)
-P ends by invoking smbldap-passwd
-A can change password ? 0 if no, 1 if yes
-B must change password ? 0 if no, 1 if yes
-C sambaHomePath (SMB home share, like '\\PDC-SRV\homes')
-D sambaHomeDrive (letter associated with home share, like 'H:')
-E sambaLogonScript (DOS script to execute on login)
-F sambaProfilePath (profile directory, like '\\PDC-SRV\profiles
-H sambaAcctFlags (samba account control bits like '[NDHTUMWSLKI]')
-N canonical name
-M local mailAddress (comma seperated)
-T mailToAddress (forward address) (comma seperated)
-? show this help message
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