Mon Nov 15 08:54:53 GMT 1999

More application, can I use a cron to synchronise every 30 minutes
/etc/passwd and smbpasswd file?

Thks, Gerard
----- Original Message -----
From: David Bear <David.Bear at>
To: Multiple recipients of list SAMBA-NTDOM <samba-ntdom at>
Sent: jeudi 11 novembre 1999 00:44
Subject: mksmbpasswd

> I issued the command
> cat /etc/passwd | mksmbpasswd > /etc/samba.d/smbpasswd
> to create my initiall smbpasswd file.  Question is, can I issue that
> command again when my unix passwd file changes to just overwrite the
> smbpasswd?  Or will there be other problems??
> David Bear
> College of Public Programs/ASU
> A word is just two nibbles and a byte...

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