Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Welcome to the Monastery

Re: Module for accessing samba smbclient command

by quester (Vicar)
on Dec 14, 2011 at 06:41 UTC ( #943485=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Module for accessing samba smbclient command

I don't see a CPAN module offhand, but you might consider a simple-minded approach. What happens if you try

my $output = qx{smbclient -L}; say $output;

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re^2: Module for accessing samba smbclient command
by Anonymous Monk on Dec 14, 2011 at 13:19 UTC
    Thank you. I've got the results in a variable. Here is how it prints with DataDumper:
    $VAR1 = 'Printer1 Printer Printer 1 Printer2 Printer Printer 2 Store Printer Store printer ';
    How can I create an array containing just the printer names (col 1)?

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://943485]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others browsing the Monastery: (4)
As of 2020-06-07 03:53 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?
    Do you really want to know if there is extraterrestrial life?

    Results (42 votes). Check out past polls.