Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Other *NIX Forums > *BSD
User Name
*BSD This forum is for the discussion of all BSD variants.
FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, etc.


  Search this Thread
Old 09-14-2003, 09:51 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Apex, North Carolina
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 29

Rep: Reputation: 15
Script thats add users automatically

I was sorta intrested in running a bbs or something of the like just to mess around with so i have been look at the internet at other sites and how they do it. One thing i find all the time but cant seem to figure out how to do is how would you make your machine create an account if someone were to fill out a form online with the need information. In other words how would you take the data entered on the website and create a login on your machine.

Any suggestions would be much apriaciated this has really been bugging me.
David Shirley
Old 09-14-2003, 04:34 PM   #2
Registered: Aug 2003
Distribution: bsd
Posts: 41

Rep: Reputation: 15
Forgive me if this answer is wrong ,as i have never setup/run a bbs . But i would think that the bbs software's docs would cover the aspect that you are wondering about. I really doubt that it is something that has been left out of the software/softwares documentation. As making an account is pretty much standard for bbs's. If i have misunderstood and you intend to give access to the "rest of your hardrive" that is probably a very, very bad thing to automate or even allow unless you trust the person ALOT.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Shell Script to add samba users dickohead Programming 14 11-18-2016 02:28 AM
add multiple users(Script) amer_58 Programming 22 02-22-2013 09:09 AM
script automatically add entry in cron daemon? Thinking Linux - General 1 03-30-2005 05:27 AM
Shell Script: Add Users from file flobadon Programming 3 12-07-2004 03:49 PM
Script to add users ssudhi Linux - Newbie 3 05-01-2004 04:33 AM > Forums > Other *NIX Forums > *BSD

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:01 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration