Dirk Hamstra dirk.hamstra at
Tue Feb 27 20:31:14 GMT 2001


add users to smbusers via /etc/samba/smbuser (edit the file) then 
add password to smbpasswd /etc/samba/smbpasswd -a <username>

-----Original Message-----
From: samba-admin at [mailto:samba-admin at]On
Behalf Of Travis Farmer
Sent: Tuesday, February 27, 2001 3:22 PM
To: samba at
Subject: smbpasswd

What is the format of the smbpasswd file?
i have read the documentation (smbpasswd.5.html) but it does not seem to
tell me what i want.
is what i need is perhaps a sample line with a detailed breakdown.


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