Plain Text AND Encrypted
awilliam at whitemice.org
Thu Nov 16 22:58:07 GMT 2000
>Is it possible for a nmbd deamon to authenticate plain text as >well as
hashed smb passwords? All my winX machines have
>plaintextpasswords enabled and I would like to move them over to
>encrypted but not all in one go.
Samba provides a wonderful feature to handle this migration. set "update
encrypted" and while you still use the plain text passwords it hashes
them and stores them in the smbpasswd file, then when your ready to make
the switch you have a complete smbpasswd database.
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