[Samba] Re: Testing domain group membership

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Mon May 23 19:41:19 GMT 2005

John H Terpstra wrote:
> On Monday 23 May 2005 11:09, Rex Dieter wrote:
>>Is there a samba command (using net,wbinfo, or whatever) to allow one to
>>test whether a user is a member of a particular (domain) group?
>>I know that
>>$ net user info
>>returns the groups that a user is a (direct) member of, but for my
>>immediate purposes, that is not sufficient (we're using nested groups).
> Suggest you check out chapter 12 of the Samba-HOWTO-Collection.pdf. This 
> document can be obtained from:
> 	http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/Samba-HOWTO-Collection.pdf
> If the information in this chapter does not meet your needs please let me know 
> as soon as possible. So I can fix it before it goes to print.

AFAICT, nothing in the current Samba-HOWTO mentions any method to test 
ads group membership for a particular user.  Please correct me if I'm wrong.

-- Rex

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