[Samba] Change somebody else's domain password?

Adam Smith adam.smith at sageautomation.com
Tue Mar 18 00:25:19 GMT 2003

On Mon, Mar 17, 2003 at 08:04:26AM -0600, Genchev, Sergei said:

>  The remote machine is Windows NT 4.0 PDC.

Oh I see.  I thought it was Linux :/

> Can you log in to that remote machine as yourself or some other user, 
> and then su to root?
> Genchev, Sergei wrote:
> > 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

Adam Smith
Information Technology Officer
SAGE Automation Ltd.

adam.smith at sageautomation.com

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