Sending files to multiple Windows hosts

A few months ago at work, I needed to send a number of files to a little over 100 Windows workstations. I had administrator rights on all these workstations, and luckily for me, they all had the same administrator password.

I had access to a Red Hat AS4 server, so I wrote a shell script to read all the hostnames of the workstations from a text file, mount each C$ share via CIFS, copy the necessary files, unmount and repeat.
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