[Samba] passwd program not called as root

Chee Wai Yeung cheewai_yeung2003 at yahoo.com.hk
Wed Jul 16 09:36:43 GMT 2003


it is fine - since I still have not been able to get
samba3.0beta to work well I am back to have my PDC
running 2.2.8a anyways.

Chee Wai

--- Thilo Rößler <el-nino at gmx.li> wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, 16. Juli 2003 10:49 schrieb Chee Wai
> Yeung:
> > Hi, I found the same thing when I was trying to
> use
> > passwd chat. I wrapped the passwd command and
> checked
> > and saw that during the chat passwd was called
> with
> > UID being that of the user that tried to change
> the
> > passwd. This is the case at least for Samba
> 3.0beta2.
> > It was not that for samba2.2.8a.
> So it seems to me that we have to call this a bug
> ;-)
> I created a bug-report and mentioned you Chee Wai
> because you were able to 
> prove this "misbehaviour" ... hope you are fine with
> that.
> Thilo

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