mgeddes at xavier.sa.edu.au
Wed Sep 13 23:28:03 GMT 2000
Kevin Colby wrote:
> Kristyan Osborne wrote:
> > Does anyone know if it is possible to force a password change on login
> > on a NT4 WS, when the PDC is a 2.0.7 samba server.
> Well, the last time this was asked, I said I recalled it being a
> function of the password storage mechanism, not the server process.
> I understood that the smbpasswd file did not support this, and
> thereby Samba did not normally. I think I heard that if you were
> using an LDAP backend you _might_ be able to trigger this, but
> I can't confirm this.
> No ever corrected me the last time I said this, so if this is
> wrong, I hope someone will speak up now.
I am unsure about stable samba, but using LDAP with Samba TNG does work.
...And by the way, Lars Kneschke's Samba TNG FAQ is at
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