[SAMBA4] Help wanted: utility to set password properties

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Feb 2 23:56:04 GMT 2009

On Mon, 2009-02-02 at 19:23 +0100, Johannes wrote:
> hi andrew,
> i already made some tests with python and samba4,
> but on my last question on RPC & LSA-strings nobody I got no answere.
> anyway, the script you are talking about should work only as user root
> by manipulating the LDAP entries on the server.
> is this correct?

Like the existing newuser script, it should operate on the local samdb
for now. 

> my passwd-change i tested first (for smbpasswd replacement in samba4)
> was also working in the way, but of couse only with user root.
> with changing entries on the LPAD i think i could handle it,
> it this what you think about?

Just make it work locally for now, adding remote support is trivial once
this is done.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.
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