Strange smbpasswd entries

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Mon Nov 12 13:49:06 GMT 2001

"Gerald (Jerry) Carter" wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Nov 2001, Ariel Mella wrote:
> > it is posible in my win9x/Me workstation that when the password from
> > smbpasswd or passwd unix system database expire to see the messagee to force
> > the user from change they password after the logged like the option of NT
> > SERVER in the User Manager "Change the password after the first login".
> Maybe in HEAD, but the functionality is not integrated with PAM or
> /etc/shadow last time I checked.

On WinNT and Win2k the functionality exists (via PAM only) in the 2.2.2
realease (not sure on 2.2.1).  Under Win9X, this functionality does not
exist, unless you want to experiment with HEAD - then I'll take
bugreports, and it will do both PAM and smbpasswd.

Andrew Bartlett

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