Machine Account Passwords are changed on the "WRONG" server!!

Brian M Hoy brian.hoy at
Mon Feb 17 00:53:47 GMT 2003

On Sat, 2003-02-15 at 07:06, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:

> On 14 Feb 2003, Brian M Hoy wrote:
> > If you believe the MS document, then the Samba "BDC" should pass the
> > machine account password change request to the PDC.  That would be nice!
> If you are using read-only replicas for Samba BDCs then the password 
> change should be passed onto the master LDAP server via a referral.
> Did you say you were using samba 2.2?  This is one fix that will be in 
> 2.2.8 (was already in HEAD/SAMBA_3_0)

Thank you for your comments.  I will try 2.2.8 when it is released and
let the group know if it solves the problem.  Also, many thanks to all
the others who replied to me personally.  It is very much appreciated.


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