[S4] PW Settings being ignored?
Brian C. Huffman
bhuffman at etinternational.com
Fri Nov 26 06:38:26 MST 2010
Using S4_a13, I have the pwsettings such that password history length
should be disabled, but I'm still getting history errors when trying to
change a password on a client (and it's not letting me change the password):
[root at eti-sam4 var]# net pwsettings show
Password informations for domain 'DC=xmen,DC=eti'
Password complexity: off
Password history length: 0
Minimum password length: 7
Minimum password age (days): 0
Maximum password age (days): 42
[testuser at polaris ~]$ passwd
Changing password for user testuser.
Password does not meet requirements
[root at eti-sam4 var]# grep Constraint /usr/local/samba/var/samba.log
msg: 0000052D: Constraint violation - check_password_restrictions: the
password was already used (in history)!
Any ideas what I'm doing wrong?
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