smbpasswd -j ... -Uuser%pass
don_mccall at hp.com
Tue Sep 18 07:19:05 GMT 2001
Even now that we know,
we should probably not just reset it, but
post a message to the runner of smbpasswd to
verify that he wants to 'reuse' the account,
just in case he misspelled the name, or something,
and is about to screw up someone ELSE's machine
From: jra at samba.org [mailto:jra at samba.org]
Sent: Tuesday, September 18, 2001 2:43 AM
To: Tim Potter
Cc: Gerald Carter; samba-technical at samba.org
Subject: Re: smbpasswd -j ... -Uuser%pass
On Tue, Sep 18, 2001 at 04:04:57PM +1000, Tim Potter wrote:
> Gerald Carter writes:
> > Jeremy,
> > Why did we decide to make joining a domain fail if a
> > machine account by the same name already existed?
> > Why not just reset it and rejoin the domain?
> I'm curious to know as well. (-:
'Cos when that code was written we didn't know how
to reset it :-).
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