Changing Windows passwords

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Wed May 26 14:53:13 GMT 1999

Paul L. Lussier wrote:
> So, how then can I run a Samba PDC, which requires 
> encrypted passwords, *and* allow people to be able to 
> change their passwords (Unix and Windows) from
> windows, if the 'passwd chat' and 'encrypt passwords" 
> settings are exclusive of each other?
> My config is:
>         Samba 2.0.4
>         RH 6.0 in an NIS environment
>         (I'm wanted to use yppasswd in the 'passwd chat' script)

This is fixed in the HEAD branch (pre-release code).  Not 
distributed except via CVS.  See the NT Domain FAQ for 
info about the PDC support.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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