[Samba] Samba3 + smbldap-tools & smbpasswd

rruegner robert at ruegner.org
Wed Sep 15 14:14:11 GMT 2004

Hi Dan,
passwd program = /usr/local/sbin/smbldap-passwd.pl "%u"
should do the job ( password change )
i am not sure if
sambaPwdMustChange works , but if it does it works only with ldap
this value can be changed by usrmgr, which writes
to the ldap attribute in the directory.

Dan Slatford schrieb:

> On Wed, 2004-09-15 at 14:44, rruegner wrote:
>>Hi dan which version samba do you use?
>>a microsoft patch broke password change before samba 3.04
>>so use the last samba version 3.07
>>maybe this is short answer
> Hmm, I'm using 3.0.6-3 in Debian Sarge. I could try massaging in 3.0.7
>>from Sid just to try, although I hoped not to have to do this, being the
> renound 'stable' Debian :)
> When changing passwords through Windows with an ldap backend, how does
> samba know what the sambaPwdMustChange value be set to? I don't know if
> this value comes from windows somewhere, smb.conf or hard-coded in
> someplace.
> I've noticed something else odd too. Hardware clock and system time are
> correct on the Samba server, yet if I have a look at 'net time', the
> output is almost three days in the past! How the heck?
> wulfen:~# date
> Wed Sep 15 14:57:41 BST 2004
> wulfen:~# net time
> Sun Sep 12 21:59:07 2004

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