[Samba] AD Rules in Samba

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Tue Apr 26 13:04:34 GMT 2005

> >How can I create group policies in Active Directory using Samba 3? (Such as only
> >allow three time incorrect login and ect.)

You can use pdbedit to establish password policies; lock out counts,
expiration, minimum time to change, length, etc...

> Are you saying that you are running an samba controlled domain and would 
> like to make use of the GPO functionality like one would get in an AD 
> domain?
> If that is the case, you can't.  The closest you can get is using NT4 
> style policies.

There was a statement that GPO *IS* possible in Samba 3.x;  but I
haven't seen the documentation come forth.

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