[Samba] Do anyone know the solution...
komal at linsyssoft.com
Thu Nov 23 13:48:30 GMT 2006
On Thu, 2006-11-23 at 15:30 +0100, Cardon Denis wrote:
> Hi Komal,
> > Hi all,
> > This is my query.
> > Let me explain the environment first.
> > I have to write a perl-cgi script to add a user in samba.
> > I will be accessing this script through apache server, in short i am
> > making a web page to add samba user.
> > My query is how can i add user with "smbpasswd" command and giving
> > password as command line argument.
> > In normal scenario i get a prompt asking for password, but i don't want
> > that.
> > I want the command i can give to my perl-cgi script.
> > Can anybody help me please.
> Using Expect, you can script an interactive command line session. I have
> already used it with smbldap-passwd and it works great.
Does it (EXPECT) take password of user as a command line argument? We
don't want an interactive session as CGI-PERL script will provide the
password and username to smbpasswd or whatever command.
> > Komal.
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