Changing your samba password from windows

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Fri Mar 9 19:54:33 GMT 2001

Jim McDonough wrote:
> Ok, I've got a question about the code involved in this:  in
> rpc_parse/parse_samr.c, in the function samr_io_r_get_dom_pwinfo, the third
> "unknown" field has been #ifdef'ed out (it's also been removed from the
> structure).  If I put it back in, I can successfully change my password
> from Win2k.  Why was it taken out?

Complete cluelessness :-). I'll put it back in as soon
as I've fixed the endianness issues I'm working on that
were flushed out in connectathon (many thanks to Herb
and Chris who worked on this !).


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