[Samba] Running Samba-tool on remote host

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Nov 9 19:54:07 UTC 2020

On Mon, 2020-11-09 at 16:49 -0300, Franco Suarez via samba wrote:
> Hi Samba team.
> I was thinking of running samba-tool for creating users and changing
> passwords on a remote host.
> Looking for info on google I find the directive "samba-tool --
> ipaddress ""
> " where you can send info to a remote host.
> But I installed samba 4.12.9 on CentOS 8, and when I run samba-tool
> --ipaddress  the cli says option not found.

Many of the operations will work on a remote host, and indeed against
Windows, just specify it with -H and supply a username with -U.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                       https://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  https://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          

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