[Samba] password expiring

jean-marc pouchoulon jean-marc.pouchoulon at ac-montpellier.fr
Tue Oct 14 10:03:02 GMT 2003

pdbedit -v  -P  'maximum password age'  -C 2592000 
( to set Thirty days before expiration , -C in seconds... The first time
I set it to 300 seconds thinking in days, my users don't like ... )
To see the expiration's date : 
pdbedit -v user
Yo have
Password must change: sam, 08 nov 2003 09:59:03 GMT

I think This is set when user is changing his password. 


Password must change: sam, 08 nov 2003 09:59:03 GMT
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Objet : [Samba] password expiring

Hi List!

i am using samba 3.0 with ldap. but when my users log on the get an 
warning that their password will expiring in the nexte days. how do i
turn off these password expiring functionality, so that the 
user never have to change their password?

best regards,
Thomas Otto
Thomas Otto
Dipl. Wirtsch.-Inf.

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