[Samba] temporary smbpasswd for new user accounts

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Fri Apr 5 17:37:02 GMT 2002

Detlef Lammermann wrote:
> Hello listers,
> doing a "smbpasswd -a ..." on a SAMBA PDC, is there a way to enforce
> password change for these new user accounts at first login?

This is implemented in HEAD, and is best done with the LDAP password
backend.  I do this by settting the passwords via LDAP directly, with a
must change time of 0 and a last set time of now().  

Andrew Bartlett

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