New user passwords?

Charles Tryon charles.tryon at
Fri Oct 14 15:18:57 MDT 2011

When using samba-tool to create new Samba4 users from the command line, is
there any way to:

    (1) specify the Unix userid (xidNumber) on the command line

    (2) specify the password using an existing password hash, for example,
from the output of "pdbedit -L -w" on an existing Samba3 box?

    Charles Tryon
      "It's the job that's never started that takes longest to finish."
                                 -- Samwise Gamgee

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