Chapter36.SWAT: The Samba Web Administration Tool
There are many and varied opinions regarding the usefulness of SWAT. No matter how hard one tries to produce
the perfect configuration tool, it remains an object of personal taste. SWAT is a tool that allows Web-based
configuration of Samba. It has a wizard that may help to get Samba configured quickly, it has
context-sensitive help on each
smb.conf parameter, it provides for monitoring of current state of connection
information, and it allows networkwide MS Windows network password management.