FW: NIS+ database problem while trying to use smbpasswd
deborah.santomauro at lmco.com
Mon Aug 20 13:40:34 GMT 2001
Unfortunately, "smbpasswd" never has worked for me - this is my original
problem. I tried following Monyo's documentation but have still been
From: Thiep Duong [mailto:tduong at el.nec.com]
Sent: Saturday, August 18, 2001 4:59 AM
To: deborah.santomauro at lmco.com
Subject: Re: FW: NIS+ database problem while trying to use smbpasswd
Sorry to ask, but why do you want to conver smbpasswd to NIS+
password? What you want is to convert your current UNIX NIS/NIS+
to the samba passwd --- don't you?
I tried the awk script that they have in the source/scripts, but
it never work! What I end up with is to make user a dummy passwd
and have them change it using
/usr/local/samba/bin/smbpasswd -U <user> by themselve.
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