rpcclient help

Tim Winders twinders at SPC.cc.tx.us
Mon Oct 26 17:16:59 GMT 1998

Thanks, Luke.  This will be helpful for the future, but doesn't help my
SPECIFIC problem.  I was hoping to avoid User Mangler to go in and reset a
user password.  Is that something that could be easily implemented?

On Mon, 26 Oct 1998, Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:

> On Sun, 25 Oct 1998, Tim Winders wrote:
> > I have 2.0.0alpha installed on a DU box.  This is called the SPC domain.
> > I also have a domain of NT only boxes called STUDENT.  I administer both
> > domains.  Is there a way to use rpcclient from my samba box to change a
> > users password in the STUDENT (non samba) domain?  I will not know the
> > existing password, I will want to reset it to something different.
> rpcclient -S STUDENT_PDC -U user
> Password: user's password
> smb> ntpass
> New Password (ONLY ONCE!):
> changed
> smb> quit
> answer, yes.  sorry, you will need to know the old password.

=== Tim

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