NT admin scripts with python
geoff at gnaa.net
Mon Nov 15 05:30:53 CET 1999
I pulled some information from the ActiveState Perl site. In the FAQ's they
tell you what kind of functions that you can perform. There are many more,
but I only included the ones that I am interested in.
What modules come with the Perl for Win32 distribution?
Win32::Console: Perl module for Windows console interaction
Win32::EventLog: Read from and write to the Windows NT event log
Win32::File: Manage file attributes (read only, system, hidden...)
Win32::FileSecurity: manage ACLs in Perl
Win32::Internet: Perl module for Internet extensions
Win32::NetAdmin: Administer users and groups
Win32::NetResource: Manage resources (servers, file shares, printers)
Win32::Process: Start and stop Win32 processes
Win32::Registry: Read and manage the Win32 Registry
Win32::Service: Manage Windows NT services
It looks like Python can handle the NetAdmin module. Are there other
modules that are available for Python.
Yep - the win32net module is all you need! Included in the win32all
geoff nordli wrote in message
<000101bf2e22$7060a190$020a10ac at p350.gnaa.net>...
>Does python have a module that would allow a person to write
>scripts on NT Server to lets say: create users, map drives,
>modify registry, create shares, and so on.
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