Where is smbpasswd?

Matthew Geddes mgeddes at xavier.sa.edu.au
Mon Sep 25 23:28:47 GMT 2000

Marek Stancel wrote:
> Paxus wrote:
> >
> > I've seem to run across a problem.
> > I've compiled and installed samba-tng-2.6 several times and every time, it
> > fails to build the smbpasswd executable. Why is that?
> > I've tried this on both Redhat and SuSE running kernels raning from 2.2.16
> > to 2.4.0-test5.
> The same happens to me with Solaris7 on a sparc machine.
> On RH 6.1 I 've got smbpasswd...
> Marek

It doesn't exist in Samba TNG. Use samedit (new and improved). Check my
.sig for details.


Matthew Geddes
Network Manager
Xavier College
Gawler, SA

...And by the way, Lars Kneschke's Samba TNG FAQ is at

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