[Samba] simple command to check domain membership

Guenther Deschner gd at samba.org
Wed Jul 2 13:14:33 GMT 2008

Mikael Kermorgant wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm planning to automate domain joining with samba+winbind for a classroom.
> Using cfengine, I'll have to trigger domain joining by checking current
> status via a shell command.
> An example :
> has_hostname = ( '/bin/test -f /etc/hostname' )
> What would be a simple and safe test to check whether or not the machine has
> already been joined to the domain ?

net ads testjoin
net rpc testjoin

should do it.


Günther Deschner                    GPG-ID: 8EE11688
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