[Samba] "ldap passwd sync" and shadow attributes

Andreas ahasenack at terra.com.br
Mon Oct 31 21:41:35 GMT 2005

On Mon, Oct 31, 2005 at 02:08:01PM -0500, Eric A. Hall wrote:
> On 10/31/2005 8:36 AM, Andreas wrote:
> > It seems the "ldap passwd sync" option doesn't set shadowLastChange, am
> > I right? Without it, unix users could be prompted to change their
> > password even though they have already done so via windows.
> This might depend on your package source. SUSE builds set all the shadow
> stuff, even though I would prefer not using it.

Is it a patch that SuSE applies to samba? I'm talking about the "ldap
passwd sync" option in smb.conf(5) and its hability (or not) to change
shadow attributes.

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