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List of commonly used login script identifier variables

(Last modified: 11Feb2003)

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Novell NetWare 4.11

Novell NetWare 5.0

Formerly TID 2913402

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List of commonly used login script identifier variables

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A list of commonly used login script variables is listed below with sample syntax

    NOTE: THESE VARIABLES ONLY WORK IN UPPER CASE

SAMPLE LOGIN SCRIPT WITH VARIABLES
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MAP DISPLAY ON
WRITE ""
WRITE "Access Server                       : %ACCESS_SERVER"
WRITE "Account Balance                  : %ACCOUNT_BALANCE"
WRITE "Administrative Assistant         : %ADMINISTRATIVE_ASSISTANT"
WRITE "Allow Unlimited Credit            : %ALLOW_UNLIMITED_CREDIT"
WRITE "Certificate Validity Interval     : %CERTIFICATE_VALIDITY_INTERVAL"
WRITE "CN (Common Name)             : %CN"
WRITE "Description                           : %DESCRIPTION"
WRITE "E-Mail Address                     : %EMAIL_ADDRESS"
WRITE "ERROR LEVEL                   : %ERROR_LEVEL"
WRITE "Equivalent To Me                : %EQUIVALENT_TO_ME"
WRITE "Fax Number                         : %FACSIMILE_TELEPHONE_NUMBER"
WRITE "File Server                           : %FILE_SERVER"
WRITE "Full Name                            : %FULL_NAME"
WRITE "Generational Qualifier          : %GENERATIONAL_QUALIFIER"
WRITE "Given Name                        : %GIVEN_NAME"
WRITE "Group Membership              : %GROUP_MEMBERSHIP"
WRITE "Higher Privileges                 : %HIGHER_PRIVILEGES"
WRITE "Home directory                    : %HOME_DIRECTORY"
WRITE "Initials                                  : %INITIALS"
WRITE "L (Locality)                           : %L"
WRITE "Language                            : %LANGUAGE"
WRITE "Last Name                           : %LAST_NAME"
WRITE "Locked By Intruder              : %LOCKED_BY_INTRUDER"
WRITE "Login Alias context              : %LOGIN_ALIAS_CONTEXT"
WRITE "Login Context                      : %LOGIN_CONTEXT"
WRITE "Login Disabled                    : %LOGIN_DISABLED"
WRITE "Login Grace Limit                : %LOGIN_GRACE_LIMIT"
WRITE "Login Grace Remaining      : %LOGIN_GRACE_REMAINING"
WRITE "Login Maximum Simultaneous       : %LOGIN_MAXIMUM_SIMULTANEOUS"
WRITE "Login Name                        : %LOGIN_NAME"
WRITE "Machine                             : %MACHINE"
WRITE "Mailbox ID                          : %MAILBOX_ID"
WRITE "Mailbox Location                : %MAILBOX_LOCATION"
WRITE "Mailstop                             : %MAILSTOP"
WRITE "Message Server                 : %MESSAGE_SERVER"
WRITE "Minimum Account Balance          : %MINIMUM_ACCOUNT_BALANCE"
WRITE "Network Address                : %NETWORK"
WRITE "Network address restriction      : %NETWORK_ADDRESS_RESTRICTION"
WRITE "New Mail                            : %NEW_MAIL"
WRITE "Object Class                       : %OBJECT_CLASS"
WRITE "OS                                     : %OS"
WRITE "OS Version                        : %OS_VERSION"
WRITE "OU (Department)               : %OU"
WRITE "Password Allow Change            : %PASSWORD_ALLOW_CHANGE"
WRITE "Password Expires              : %PASSWORD_EXPIRES"
WRITE "Password Minimum Length          : %PASSWORD_MINIMUM_LENGTH"
WRITE "Password Required           : %PASSWORD_REQUIRED"
WRITE "Password Unique required         : %PASSWORD_UNIQUE_REQUIRED"
WRITE "Passwords Used                : %PASSWORDS_USED"
WRITE "Physical Delivery Office Name    : %PHYSICAL_DELIVERY_OFFICE_NAME"
WRITE "Physical Station                 : %P_STATION"
WRITE "Postal Address                   : %POSTAL_ADDRESS"
WRITE "Postal Code                       : %POSTAL_CODE"
WRITE "Postal Office Box               : %POSTAL_OFFICE_BOX"
WRITE "Private Key                        : %PRIVATE_KEY"
WRITE "Profile                                : %PROFILE"
WRITE "Requester Context            : %REQUESTER_CONTEXT"
WRITE "Requester Version            : %REQUESTER_VERSION"
WRITE "Revision                            : %REVISION"
WRITE "S (State)                            : %S"
WRITE "SA (Street Address)           : %SA"
WRITE "Security Equals                 : %SECURITY_EQUALS"
WRITE "Security Flags                   : %SECURITY_FLAGS"
WRITE "See Also                           : %SEE_ALSO"
WRITE "Server Holds                     : %SERVER_HOLDS"
WRITE "Shell Version                     : %SHELL_VERSION"
WRITE "Short machine type           : %SMACHINE"
WRITE "Station                              : %STATION"
WRITE "Supervisor                        : %SUPERVISOR"
WRITE "Surname                           : %SURNAME"
WRITE "Telephone number           : %TELEPHONE_NUMBER"
WRITE "Title                                  : %TITLE"
WRITE "User ID                             : %USER_ID"
WRITE ""

Following:  Display Last Login Date and Time also other misc time variables

WRITE "Last Login Time                :%LASTLOGINTIME"
note Lastlogintime works differently with the GUI window 95/98/NT login script use
LASTLOGINTIME
on a line all by itself instead, Write "%LASTLOGINTIME" will not work.

WRITE "Greeting time                    : %GREETING_TIME"
WRITE "Hours                               : %HOURS"
WRITE "Hour in military                  : %HOUR24"
WRITE "Minutes                            : %MINUTE"
WRITE "Seconds                          : %SECOND"
WRITE "AM OR PM                      : %AM_PM"
WRITE "DAY                                 : %DAY"
WRITE "Day of the week              : %DAY_OF_WEEK"
WRITE "Number of day of the week        : %NDAY_OF_WEEK"
WRITE "Month                              : %MONTH"
WRITE "Name of Month                : %MONTH_NAME"
WRITE "Year by last two digits      : %SHORT_YEAR"
WRITE "Full Year                          : %YEAR"
Following: Display Environment Variables
WRITE "COMSPEC                      : "; <COMSPEC>
WRITE "NWLANGUAGE             : "; <NWLANGUAGE>
WRITE "TZ (Timezone)                : "; <TZ>
WRITE ""

Identifier Variable              Alternate Keyword
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ACCESS_SERVER ACESSSERVER
            ACCESS
AM_PM
DAY
DAY_OF_WEEK
ERROR_LEVEL ERRORLEVEL
FILE_SERVER FILESERVER
FULL_NAME
GREETING_TIME
HOUR HOURS
HOUR24
LAST_NAME
LOGIN_ALIAS_CONTEXT (NDS only)
LOGIN_CONTEXT (NDS only)
LOGIN_NAME
MACHINE
MEMBER OF "groupname"
MINUTE MINUTES
MONTH
MONTH_NAME
NDAY_OF_WEEK
NETWARE_REQUESTER
NETWORK_ADDRESS NETWORK
            NETWORK_NUMBER
NEW_MAIL
NOT MEMBER OF "group"
OS
OS_VERSION
P_STATION PHYSICAL_STATION
PASSWORD_EXPIRES
REQUESTER_VERSION DOS_REQUESTER
            NETWARE_REQUESTER
            REQUESTER
REQUESTER_CONTEXT (NDS only)
SECOND
SHELL_TYPE NETWARE_SHELL
            SHELL_VERSION
SHORT_YEAR
SMACHINE
STATION CONNECTION
            SLOT
USER_ID USERID
YEAR

USER PROPERTIES THAT DO NOT WORK

Item Comment
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DEFAULT PROFILE Not a user property.
E-MAIL ADDRESS Use Email Address instead.
INTRUDER ADDRESS Use Last Intruder Address instead.
HIGHER PRIVILEGES Not currently implemented.
LIMIT GRACE LOGINS Use Login Grace Limit instead.
LOGIN RESTRICTIONS Not a user property.
LOGIN NAME Not a user property.
NETWORK ADDRESS RESTRICTIONS Use Network Address Restriction instead.
NETWORK ADDRESSES Use Network Address instead.
OBITUARY A hidden attribute which cannot be accessed.
OBJECT TRUSTEES Use Object Trustees (ACL) instead.
ORGANIZATIONAL UNIT Use Department instead.
OTHER NAME Use Name instead.
PASSWORD EXPIRATION DATE & TIME  Use Password Expiration Time instead.
PASSWORD EXPIRATION DATE Use Password Expiration Time instead.
PASSWORD RESTRICTIONS Not a user property.
PASSWORDS USED A hidden attribute which cannot be accessed.
PRINTER CONTROL Not a user property.
PRIVATE KEY A hidden attribute which cannot be accessed.
PROFILE MEMBERSHIP Use Profile instead.
PUBLIC KEY A hidden attribute which cannot be accessed.
REFERENCE A hidden attribute which cannot be accessed.
REQUIRE A UNIQUE PASSWORD Use Require Unique Passwords or Password Unique Required instead.
SECURITY FLAGS Not a user property.
SECURITY EQUIVALENCES Use Security Equals or Security Equal To instead.
STREET Use SA or Street Address instead.
VOLUME Not a user property..

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  • Document ID:
  • 10020568
  • Solution ID: 1.0.36606113.2379721
  • Creation Date: 29Oct1999
  • Modified Date: 11Feb2003
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