password never expire issue

Matthieu Patou mat+Informatique.Samba at
Wed Apr 14 15:53:42 MDT 2010

On 15/04/2010 00:10, Ron García-Vidal wrote:
> I am having a problem where, if the DC has the "password expires" 
> policy set, and a user has "Password Never Expires" checked on his 
> acct, winbind will insist that the users password has expired.
> I googles around and found some posts from '06 that talk about this.  
> On Jan 26, 2006, Jerry Carter indicated that the problem was a known 
> bug with but had been fixed in version 3.0.21b, but I'm 
> still seeing this behavior in 3.0.24.
> I'm running Debian etch with an NT4SP6 PDC.
Check if the version of the backports of debian solve your pb, btw it 
seems to me that etch is not supported anymore in terms of security 
updates ....
> -Ron

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