[clug] AD password Change

Paul TBBle Hampson Paul.Hampson at Pobox.com
Sun Jan 7 11:26:04 GMT 2007

On Sun, Jan 07, 2007 at 03:05:30PM +0500, Azher Amin wrote:
> I want to change the password of a Windows AD user from Linux. Can someone guide me how to do this.

Off the top of my head, smbpassword -r DC should do it...

Can't say I've tried it in an active-directory environment though.

It ought to work in Mixed-mode, dunno about Native-mode.

Paul "TBBle" Hampson, B.Sc, LPI, MCSE
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