Bugs fix in "pdb_set_pass_changed_now" on samba3.0-alpha24.

jra at dp.samba.org jra at dp.samba.org
Tue May 20 21:25:49 GMT 2003

On Tue, May 20, 2003 at 12:11:37PM +0200, Jianliang Lu wrote:
> We should apply the password restriction only for a NORMAL USER, not for a 
> machine account, otherwise the joindomain will be failed! So a check of "if 
> (pdb_get_acct_ctrl(sampass)&(ACB_NORMAL))" is needed in 
> "pdb_set_pass_changed_now" for AP_MAX_PASSWORD_AGE and AP_MIN_PASSWORD_AGE 
> policies.
> I have patched the complete password policy on samba3.0 alpha22 (bad password 
> attempt lockout, password history ..),  and I have also put it on the mailing 
> list, but no comments from Samba Team. We would like to have these pathes 
> applied to the new version of the Samba 3.0, because our applications need 
> these policies.
> Should I put again these patches for Samba3.0 a24 on the mailing list?

I have them in my patch queue to evaluate (inbox :-). If you could post
the latest versions again that would help as I have several versions to
look at.



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