[Samba] Enabling a user w/ more than 14 char passwd prompts for a
advisory22 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 2 05:59:21 GMT 2006
I noticed recently why our app will always go time out when enabling a
Then we found out that enabling back a user with more than 14 char passwd
will prompt for a new password.
I have created a user with a password of 15 characters...
-bash-3.00# smbpasswd -d user1
Disabled user user1.
-bash-3.00# smbpasswd -e user1
New SMB password:
Why is this happening? Is there any limitation for the number of password
we would like to limit to 14 chars but we don't know of any consequences.
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