[Samba] smbpasswd in samba 3.0

Jake Holmquist jake.holmquist at manhattan.edu
Fri Sep 3 20:28:19 GMT 2004

For scripting then, what would the appropriate syntax be?

smbpasswd -s -a username password 

this was working fine for me in 2.2.x and 3.0.x until the upgrade 3.0.6

If I want to change password with a script - i.e. single line of code.....
what is the appropriate command syntax in 3.0.6?

Jake Holmquist
Manhattan College 
Jholmqui at manhattan.edu

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