Patch for fixing pb when users have a valid ticket and the server change its password

John H Terpstra jht at
Fri May 21 08:24:40 MDT 2010

On 05/21/2010 09:11 AM, Matthieu Patou wrote:
> Hello,
> Find attach a patch proposal for bug 7099.
> My patch store a copy of the previous password on password change and
> try this password for validating tickets presented by the user to the
> server.
> This should hopefully solve the bug that when the password of a samba 3
> server is changed: for all tickets that are still valid for the server's
> principals but emitted before the server has changed its password, the
> server is not anymore able to validate them (as it didn't has the
> previous passwords).
> I also attached a backport for samba3.5.x (I applied it to 3.5.3 and
> 3.5.2 and compiled it on 3.5.2).
> Cheers.
> Matthieu.


Thank you for fixing that bug. Much appreciated.

John T.

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