[Samba] Password Policy for Samba Ldap PDC

Adam Tauno Williams adamtaunowilliams at gmail.com
Thu May 15 17:16:31 GMT 2008

> I´ve a customer with a problem. They need to apply some policy's in your
> Samba LDAP (SMBLDAPTOOLS) passwords, like this:
> - Passwords Expiration


> - Minimum lenght


> - History


> - Quality of Password

No (at least without hackery)

> - Block after 3 incorrect logon attempts

Yes (although I've seen some odd stuff)

> Is it possible to do it with the Default Samba schema ? Is there another way
> to implement ?

Yes.  "man pdbedit"
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