nwbpadd - Set the value of a NetWare Bindery Property
sets the value of a ITEM type property, and adds bindery objects to a
SET type property.
looks up the file
to find a file server, a user name and possibly a password. See
nwclient(5) for more information. Please note that the access
permissions of $HOME/.nwclient MUST be 600 for security reasons.
is used to print out a short help text.
is the name of the server you want to use.
is the user name to use for login.
is the password to use for login. If neither
are given, and the user has no open connection to the server, nwbpadd
prompts for a password.
should be given if no password is required for the login.
By default, passwords are converted to uppercase before they are sent
to the server, because most servers require this. You can turn off
this conversion by
The name of the object to be touched.
The type of the object.
must be specified as a decimal value. Common values are 1 for user
objects, 2 for group objects and 3 for print queues. Other values are
allowed, but are usually used for specialized applications.
The name of the property to be set.
If property is of type SET, value is an object id in hexadecimal
notation. Otherwise, value is either a string value to be written, or
a count of bytes to be written. The latter is assumed if more than one
value argument is given. The count is decimal, and the following
arguments are interpreted as bytes in hexadecimal notation.
All these examples assume the existence of the file
$HOME/.nwclient. Otherwise, the server and user would have to be
nwbpadd -o linus -t 1 -p groups_i\'m_in 030a0002
In this example, user linus is added to the group whose ID is 030a0002. Please
note that the ' has to be quoted.