pam_smbpass and passdb backends

Fernando Brunelli flistas at
Thu Jun 12 15:30:01 GMT 2003

I tried and works well (smbclient, windows 98, 2000,XP, whatever).
Looks like pam_smbpass doesn't support passdb backends...


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jelmer Vernooij" <jelmer at>
To: "Fernando Brunelli" <fbrunelli at>
Cc: <samba-technical at>
Sent: Tuesday, June 10, 2003 4:05 PM
Subject: Re: pam_smbpass and passdb backends

Try to test the mysql backend from smbd first - e.g. run smbd with
'passdb backend = mysql' and connect to it using smbclient. Then read
the logs for useful information.


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