[Samba] LMPassword and NTPassword

Helmut Hullen Hullen at t-online.de
Tue Sep 18 13:00:00 GMT 2007


ich meinte am 16.09.07:

> I have to transfer samba passwords from an LDAP installation to a
> non-LDAP installation, passwddb is smbpasswd.

> LDAP shows "sambaLMPassword" and "sambaNTPassword"; smbpasswd needs 2
> password entries.
> Can I copy the above LDAP passwords? If yes: what is what?

The order in "/etc/samba/private/smbpasswd" seems to be

        sambaLMPassword sambaNTPassword

The LMPasswds have often the same tail.

Viele Gruesse!

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