Winbindd change password request

Alexey Kobozev cobedump at
Sun Jul 2 12:56:46 GMT 2006

Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 29, 2006 at 05:14:06PM +0200, Alexey Kobozev wrote:
>> Here is the new one. New two parameters are added to change password
>> helper protocol - old-password and new-password. If these parameters
>> are entered, password will be changed without any blobs.
> The question remains: What scenario do you have in mind when
> referring to the workstation account password possibly being
> changed?

I didn't refer to wks account password. Your question was if
password change depends on wks account password. Yes I think
it does, but what how does it affect the patch. The proposed
patch acts exactly as plaint text password change that is
already implemented in winbindd.

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