Winbindd change password request
abartlet at samba.org
Sun Jul 2 22:22:03 GMT 2006
On Sun, 2006-07-02 at 19:45 +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 02, 2006 at 02:56:46PM +0200, Alexey Kobozev wrote:
> > 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.
> In the patch you sent Thu, 29 Jun 2006 17:14:06 +0200 in
> line 244 I find:
> + /* if we get access denied, a possible cause was that we had and open
> + connection to the DC, but someone changed our machine account password
> + out from underneath us using 'net rpc changetrustpw' */
> It is this comment and the resulting logic I don't
> understand. Could you explain what scenario this is
> necessary for?
I don't think Alexey knows the answer to this. It is just a copy &
paste bug. I can't understand why this new method was a copy an paste
of the logon, rather than the winbindd_pam_chauthtok() code however...
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College http://hawkerc.net
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