Insert NT Hash password to Samba4

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu Jan 19 21:53:57 MST 2012

On Thu, 2012-01-19 at 19:31 +0100, Pavel Herrmann wrote:
> On Thursday 19 of January 2012 13:07:15 Andrew LaPierre wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I'm running Samba4 build Alpha17.  I currently have all my users in
> > Openldap, and have their passwords stored as NT Hashes and I'm trying to
> > get them imported into the Samba4 LDAP.  When I connect to the Samba4 LDAP,
> > I can't seem to find where the passwords are being stored for the users.  I
> > need a way to insert/update the user passwords directly using the NT Hash,
> > how might I go about doing that?  Thanks for any help.

> more recently, a conversion utility that uses (possibly any) samba3 password 
> backend was integrated into samba-tool (see thread called "upgrade reference" 
> in samba-technical archives for more info). that is the way you should use

Yes, 'samba-tool domain samba3upgrade' is the correct way to upgrade s3
these days, for all passdb backends.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

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