[Samba] linux ldap samba-PDC windows

Markus Schabel markus.schabel at tgm.ac.at
Thu Jan 23 08:46:00 GMT 2003

azzouz wrote:
> hi all,
> i have linux and windows machines.
> ldap as server account and samba server as PDC.
> When an user changed his password from a windows machine he must also 
> change the password in a linux machine.
> How could a user change his password once only.

With unix passwd sync (AFAIK theres something else for ldap in samba
3.0), or with a webinterface. Or just change them on the linux machine
via script so that the samba-passwd gets updated automatically.

take a look at the scripts at samba.idealx.org

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