[Samba] vb scripting against samba AD

Andrew Walker walker.aj325 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 5 17:24:49 UTC 2021

On Fri, Mar 5, 2021 at 8:01 AM Peter Boos via samba <samba at lists.samba.org>

> Is it good workable to use ADSI in vbscript to manage SAMBA based AD ?.
> (ADSI ?)
> I need to create lots of groups (100+), and set some nested memberships
> based upon some scripting logic
> The same group input will be used in freenas (that part is solved by a
> script) to modify permissions.
> Background
> On freenas i like to set resource groups as per folder-name.
> In which per folder several AD groups will become members based upon some
> script logic.

Somewhat tangential to the question. Is the FreeNAS server a Domain
Controller? If so, do note that this is no longer a supported
configuration. The last version supporting it was FreeNAS 11.2 (Samba 4.9),
with it (both FN 11.2 and Samba 4.9) being now EOL.

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