Has smbpasswd -a -m changed??

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Jul 28 14:17:26 GMT 1998

Celso Kopp Webber wrote:
>     If I add machine$ to /etc/passwd I can do
> "smbpasswd -am machine". Then I can remove
> machine$ from /etc/passwd.

This is correct.  It was implmented to give us away to ensure that NT
workstation accounts had a unique ID.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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