Christian Hansen
and 1 contributors

NAME

Authen::Simple::SMB - Simple SMB authentication

SYNOPSIS

    use Authen::Simple::SMB;
    
    my $smb = Authen::Simple::SMB->new( 
        domain => 'DOMAIN', 
        pdc    => 'PDC'
    );
    
    if ( $smb->authenticate( $username, $password ) ) {
        # successfull authentication
    }
    
    # or as a mod_perl Authen handler
    
    PerlModule Authen::Simple::Apache
    PerlModule Authen::Simple::SMB

    PerlSetVar AuthenSimpleSMB_domain "DOMAIN"
    PerlSetVar AuthenSimpleSMB_pdc    "PDC"

    <Location /protected>
      PerlAuthenHandler Authen::Simple::SMB
      AuthType          Basic
      AuthName          "Protected Area"
      Require           valid-user
    </Location>

DESCRIPTION

Authenticate against an SMB server.

METHODS

  • new

    This method takes a hash of parameters. The following options are valid:

    • domain

      Domain to authenticate against. Required.

          domain => 'NTDOMAIN'
    • pdc

      Primary Domain Controller. Required.

          pdc => 'PDC'
    • bdc

      Backup Domain Controller.

          bdc => 'BDC'
    • log

      Any object that supports debug, info, error and warn.

          log => Log::Log4perl->get_logger('Authen::Simple::SMB')
  • authenticate( $username, $password )

    Returns true on success and false on failure.

SEE ALSO

Authen::Simple.

Authen::Smb.

AUTHOR

Christian Hansen ch@ngmedia.com

COPYRIGHT

This program is free software, you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.