[Samba] Password expiration
John H Terpstra
jht at samba.org
Tue Sep 6 16:53:16 GMT 2005
On Tuesday 06 September 2005 10:33, Chuck Theobald wrote:
> One way to avoid password expiry is to set the sambaPwdMustChange attribute
> of each account to 2147483647. This way, the password will last until
> sometime in 2038.
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- John T.
> At 08:37 AM 9/6/2005, Jacob Elder wrote:
> >But how do I just disable password expiration completely? Isn't that what
> >the X
> >flag is supposed to do in sambaAcctFlags?
> >Jacob Elder
> >Quoting Matthias Spork <hallo at matthiasspork.de>:
> >>Jacob Elder schrieb:
> >>>I still can't figure out why my users' passwords are expiring. Ever
> >>> since we switched to LDAP, passwords expire every 14 days. Here is an
> >>> example LDAP user
> >>You can set password-age to 60 days by typing
> >>#> pdbedit -P "maximum password age" -C 5007600
> >>Please look at this Thread:
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