Samba and $
kat-free at kaqelectronics.dyndns.org
Tue Aug 5 01:03:29 PDT 2003
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Micheas Herman
> Sent: Tuesday, 5 August 2003 2:52 PM
> To: FreeBSD List
> Cc: FreeBSD List
> Subject: Re: Samba and $
> On Mon, 2003-08-04 at 17:41, Jon Reynolds wrote:
> > On Mon, 2003-08-04 at 12:25, Bob Collins wrote:
> > > At 02:07 PM 8/4/2003 -0500, gfsd wrote:
> > > >Why can't i create a user with a $ on the end? For machine
> trust accounts
> > > >i need to add each one by hand, instead of on the fly
> creation. When I use
> > > >adduser it will not let me add a user with a $ on the end,
> is there a way
> > > >around that?
> adduser is a perl script in 4.x. You can edit the file to allow
> '$' in the user name. Or further hack it so that it knows that
> any name that ends in '$' is a samba machine name and have it
> execute the correct smbpasswd command as well.
> A quick visit to an active irc channel should get you any help
> you need. (it did me a long time ago.)
> good luck,
For a good IRC channel and network here is the place I use :
#c and #freebsd on irc.freenode.net
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