[Samba] FC5 smbpasswd not working

Michael Martinez mikem at nmt.edu
Tue Sep 19 17:24:14 GMT 2006

Hi, I haven't seen any responses yet. Was wondering if someone has 
experienced a similar problem, maybe not necessarily with the same 
version of Samba ...

Or is there a better list for this question?


Michael Martinez
Engineering Manager

Michael Martinez wrote:
> Hello,
> we run samba 3.0.14a on FreeBSD. We recently upgraded our linux clients 
> from FC2 to FC5. Now smbpasswd (on the client) does not work. We get the 
> following error:
> "cli_pipe_validate_current_pdu: RPC fault code NT code 0x1c010002 
> received from remote machine sambaserver pipe \samr fnum 0x70f3!
> machine sambaserver rejected the password change: Error was : NT code 
> 0x1c010002.
> Failed to change password for user"
> It was working under FC2 and still works under Redhat 9, so it's 
> definitely an FC5 issue.
> Anyone know what's going on?

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