[Samba] mksmbpasswd.sh

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Tue Jun 3 04:31:13 GMT 2003

On Tue, 20 May 2003, Griffin, Kevin wrote:

> Samba team,
> I downloaded samba-2.2.8a-sol8-sparc-local.gz for installation on sun
> solaris. Install went well with one exception, I need to configure for
> password encryption. Setting up the smb.conf file is not a problem, the
> problem is that the tar file is missing mksmbpasswd.sh script, where can
> I download this from? I have searched but cant find a site to get this
> from......HELP

To add smbpasswd accounts for your users just do:

	smbpasswd -a 'username'

for each user you need to add. See t he man page for the options you might
use to script this.

- John T.

> Thanks...
> Kevin L. Griffin
> Maritz, INC
> Technical Services
> Unix System Administrator II
> Kevin.Griffin at maritz.com
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John H Terpstra
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