[PATCH] Remove pam_smbpass module from Samba source code

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Thu Mar 10 11:09:45 UTC 2016

On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 11:24:10AM +0100, Simon Nagl wrote:
> I have a problem using pam_smbpass. After looking
> searching in the sources and this mailing list I noticed
> pam_smbpass is removed with version 4.4. I am actual using
> version 4.3.
> I have multiple Network attached storages wich need to
> have local accounts. These accounts should be used to for
> samba and other unix services. Till now I updated unix and
> samba accounts separately. For that I tried to use
> pam_smbpass with the migrate option but it did not work.
> Trying to log in with ssh tells me: 
> packet_write_wait: Connection to 192.168.xxx.xxx: Broken pipe
> Now I have some questions:
> 1) Can you imagine to implement a pam_module which can be used for my use-case?

pam_winbind should do it. Of course winbind must be running


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