nt password changing now works.

David Bannon D.Bannon at latrobe.edu.au
Wed Oct 21 23:37:17 GMT 1998

At 05:07 PM 21/10/1998 +0000, Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:

>put "unix password sync = yes" in smb.conf.

Now, that seems to be what is causing the problems some people are
reporting, with passwd sync on, I cannot change the passwd using the famous
three fingured salute. Works fine if I disable the passwd sync option in
smb.conf. Luke warned us about not getting too excited.

Looks like a stroll through the log files....

RH5.1, no shadow passwd stuff.

>> Its really great work, thanks Luke !
>remember, guys, that this has a tendency to fall back on the "SMBtrans2"
>password change, i don't yet know why.  so please don't think it's exactly
>the same behaviour as an nt server... yet :)
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