[Samba] net rpc join: Percent sign in password

Michael Adam ma at sernet.de
Wed Jul 11 09:35:14 GMT 2007

On Mi, Jul 11, 2007 at 11:23:16 +0300, Eyal Ben David wrote:
> How can I pass a password that contains the percent sign to the "net rpc
> join" command?
> I use the format:  Net rpc join -U user%password
> Does escaping work? If so, how?

No escaping needed. The first % sign is the separator.
The following is taken verbatim as password.

Cheers, Michael

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