Changing your samba password from windows

Philipp Hug philipp at
Wed Mar 7 22:52:12 GMT 2001

> At 09:18 AM 28/2/2001 -0800, Greg J. Zartman, P.E. wrote:
> >
> >I'm running samba 2.2 alpha2 as a PDC for Win 2k and win 98 clients.
> I'm sorry, the FAQ is quite possibly not clear about this for the very
> reason that I did not try it ! Certainly works with NT4 but never tested
> passwd sync with W2000.
> I can
> >join machines to the domain and log in with different user accounts with
> >problem.  What I can't seem to get working is users to change their
> >passwords from the client machines.  In Win 2k, and Win NT, this is done
> >pressing CTRL-ALT-DEL and then selecting change password.  When I try to
> >this on a Win2k client, I get the error message "on Win2k, I get this
> >on the client "1783: The stub received bad data.".  My samba log for this
> >action says "rpc_server/srv_samr_nt.c:_samr_get_dom_pwinfo(2435)
> >_samr_get_dom_pwinfo: Not yet implemented."
> >
> >The Samba FAQ seem to indicate that this functionality is possible, but
> >log seems to indicate that it is not.  Does anyone have any suggestions?
> >

I tried the same on Win2k (with CVS version of Samba 2.2) and got the same

[2001/03/07 23:51:34, 0] rpc_server/srv_samr_nt.c:_samr_get_dom_pwinfo(2435)
  _samr_get_dom_pwinfo: Not yet implemented.


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