[Samba] Do anyone know the solution...

Cardon Denis denis.cardon at tranquilitsystems.com
Thu Nov 23 14:30:56 GMT 2006

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.



> Komal.

Denis Cardon
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