Unix password sync and as_root
jra at samba.org
Fri Aug 15 16:40:07 GMT 2003
On Fri, Aug 15, 2003 at 12:46:26PM +0200, stephen at ddk.dk wrote:
> Using samba 3.0b3
> I have some problems getting the above to work. It basicly comes down to
> the passwd program not being run as root.
> Because the passwd program requires the old password to be given when not
> run as root, and since this is not available when using encrypted
> passwords I cannot get the password sync´ing to work.
> Any reason why the program is not run as root? The source has all the code
> to do so, but the function is called with as_root = false
This is fixed in the latest CVS and will be fixed in
the release candidate1 release.
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