Samba 4 Status Question

David Barth dbarth at
Mon Oct 18 09:49:50 GMT 2004

K Cody wrote:

>May I suggest killing several birds with one stone, and making a common
>web interface specifically for simplifying account management. IIRC
>Windows password changes use a one-way cipher before sending it over the
>wire? Using a direct web interface gets the cleartext password in the
>hands of the server-side code, and thus can be applied to any type of
>auth database.
Then, you might be interested in the IMC/SambaConsole project : we 
already have a decent web interface for dealing with account management. 
Moreover, the framework (both IMC and UserManager2 which deals with LDAP 
accounts) are meant to be extensible. for 
more infos.


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