[Samba] Feature request: delete machine script

tom burkart samba at aussec.com
Tue May 17 01:31:46 GMT 2005

On May 16, John H Terpstra wrote:

> On Monday 16 May 2005 19:01, tom burkart wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>> I am wondering what the likelyhood would be to get a "delete machine
>> script" implemented in the samba core that would delete a machine upon
>> successful un-join of a samba domain.
>> Alternatively, why is this not a good idea?
> How do you plan on creating the SMB/CIFS transaction that would delete the
> account? Have you used ethereal to check what commands unjoining a
> workstation from the domain passes over the network?
> What is wrong with manually executing:
> 	net rpc user delete machine\$ -Uroot%secret
Sorry, you seem to misunderstand:
When the machine is detached from the domain (with the above command), 
what I want is Samba to execute a script that deletes the appropriate 
machine name from the LDAP directory.


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