smbpasswd password on the command line
icoupeau at unav.es
Fri Jul 11 14:46:38 GMT 2003
Jim McDonough wrote:
> in 3.0, specifying the password on the commandline has been broken for
> quite some time (since late 2001). It went unnoticed until recently. Some
> folks don't want to allow this for security reasons. I've re-enabled it so
> that help/doc/smbpasswd are consistent (well, more consistent), but we
> could also just yank this. What do folks think?
May be useful for accounts maintenance in some scenarios or at least I
re-wrote my own version of smbpasswd to do this.
Ignacio Coupeau, Ph.D. icoupeau at unav.es
CTI, Director icoupeau at alumni.unav.es
University of Navarra icoupeau at ieee.org
Pamplona, SPAIN http://www.unav.es/cti/
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