[Samba] Changes to userPassword attribute in LDAP for machine
dariush at forouher.de
Sun Aug 10 19:42:34 GMT 2003
Am Son, 2003-08-10 um 19.49 schrieb Bernhard Czech:
> does Samba-3.0.0beta3 still requires the posixAccount object for machine
Unless you use winbind, yes (Which doesn't make much sense when you're
already using LDAP & nss-ldap).
> If so does Samba or any program called by Samba change the userPassword
> attribute for machine accounts?
Samba has an option 'ldap passwd sync', when set samba will update
userPassword whenever the two samba hashes are updated, too.
> If no posixAccount object is required for machine accounts and there is
> a userPassword attribute from a differnt Object, does Samba or a program
> called by Samba change the userPassword attribute?
Just checked this here: If there is no userPassword attribute in the
entry, samba won't create a new one (at least not with machine trust
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