[Samba] Change somebody else's domain password?

Genchev, Sergei sambalist at garmin.com
Mon Mar 17 13:49:56 GMT 2003

 Login as root and do what? Root can change local smbpasswd file but if I
use smbpasswd to change password on a remote machine (PDC) I need to supply
username and old password, it does not matter whether I am root or not on a
local machine
On Fri, Mar 14, 2003 at 10:05:08AM -0600, Genchev, Sergei said:
>  Hi,
>  I am trying to find a way to change NT4 domain password from linux.
> smbpasswd works fine if you know user's old password but I am looking for
> way to connect to PDC using all-mighty Administrator credentials and
> other user's password.

Log in as root.

Adam Smith
Information Technology Officer
SAGE Automation Ltd.

adam.smith at sageautomation.com

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