Zone object management commands

You can use the following zone object management commands to create, select, save, and delete zones and manage zone properties.

Command Description

create_zone

Creates a new zone in Active Directory.

delegate_zone_right

Delegates a zone administrative task to a specified user or group.

delete_zone

Deletes the selected zone from Active Directory and memory.

get_child_zones

Returns a Tcl list of child zones, computer roles, or computer-specific zones associated with the current zone.

get_zone_field

Returns the value for a specified field from the currently selected zone.

get_zone_nss_vars

Returns the NSS substitution variable for the selected zone.

get_zones

Returns a Tcl list of all zones within a specified domain.

save_zone

Saves the selected zone with its current settings to Active Directory.

select_zone

Retrieves a zone from Active Directory and stores it in memory as the currently selected zone.

set_zone_field

Sets the value for a specified field in the currently selected zone.