NT password change through smblib

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at ns.aus.com
Sat Sep 28 15:27:01 GMT 2002

On Sat, 28 Sep 2002, balagurumoorthy shanmuganathan wrote:

> Hi,
>  	I am using smblib 0.50. I have a NT PDC. I would
> like to change the password form Linuxbox running a
> webserver. I tried using the test program.

Please don't. That code is ancient. There are plenty of better ways to do 
that now, including PAM, I believe.

> It works with admin password. But does not work with
> normal user password. The programe test_password
> returns 2466 status when tried to change the password.
> The status is returned by SMBapi_NetUserPasswordSet
> function call. Please advice if any thing else to be
> done.
> Thanks in advance,
> Balagurumoorthy.s
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