S4 - Last password change
mat at samba.org
Wed Jun 1 15:39:58 MDT 2011
On 02/06/2011 01:06, Brian C. Huffman wrote:
> On 06/01/2011 04:55 PM, Matthieu Patou wrote:
>> On 02/06/2011 00:42, Brian C. Huffman wrote:
>>> Is there a way with Samba4 to see when a user last changed their
>> pwdLastSet, it's also valid in Windows server.
> Is that an LDAP field? If not, how do I get to that variable?
it's an ldap field.
>> It's in micro second I think this it's since 1/1/1600. I use a perl
>> script to format it so you have to remove 11644473600 to get the
>> number of second (roughly because I think I don't count the number of
>> leap seconds) since 1/1/1900.
>> Basically it's:
>> gmtime(pwdLastSet / 1000000 - 11644473600).
>>> I'm looking to migrate all of our users to S4 and thought the best
>>> way was to email the users a temporary password with the URL to a
>>> web-based password change form and monitor the date of the last
>>> password change.
>> Don't get the interest ? can you develop ?
> Not sure what you mean. Currently we have mostly linux desktops, some
> mac users and some windows users. We use dovecot / postfix as our
> mail services (which don't have any password changing capabilities
> like MS Exchange). I'm going to be using Likewise Open for the linux
> / mac users. And I need to get all users onto S4 from local passwords
> with minimal disruption.
but I don't understand why you need to modify the date of the last
password change ?
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