[Samba] Samba 2.2.8 is failing on change machine account password

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Mar 28 11:00:47 GMT 2003

On Fri, 2003-03-28 at 19:44, Hansjoerg Maurer wrote:
> Hi,
> I have the sampe problem with
> security=domain
> but it occurs with older samba versions to.
> (Solaris 8, NT4 PDC)
> I have tried serveral setting (upper/lowercase of Domainname (in 
> workgroup and smbpasswd command),
> adding it via smbpasswd with/without creating the machine account at the 
> NT4 domain before.
> It works for one week after adding the Samba server to the domain
> With
> machine password timeout = 900
> you can decrease the time until the problem occurs from one week to eg. 
> 15 min for
> testing purposes.

If you run 'smbpasswd -t' it should do it on demand.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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