[Samba] Re: Password change

Cleber P. de Souza cleberps at gmail.com
Thu Nov 2 12:29:53 GMT 2006

As Craig told, maybe you forgot the ldap admin account.
I have another question about this.
And if I want that an user change him/her account in a linux desktop
using passwd, how can I set up the linux so that the samba password
shall be sync too?

Any idea?

On 11/2/06, Craig White <craigwhite at azapple.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-11-01 at 17:08 -0800, timothy johnson wrote:
> > I dont think samba is writing to the ldap server. cause I change a users
> > password, it did change it in samba we have tested on another machine. but
> > when checking phpldapadmin it still shows the old password
> >
> > On 11/1/06, timothy johnson <mr2bigjohnson at gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > Ok so when I change a password in windows it changes on the machine, but
> > > not in the ldap server. Any Ideas?
> ----
> logs are your friend
> also - be sure to set the password for the 'ldap admin' account as
> defined in your smb.conf by the command... 'smbpasswd -w
> sometimes the 'passwd chat' in your smb.conf can be of issue too.
> Craig
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Cleber P. de Souza

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