[Samba] Users not able to change password [SOLVED]
Peter Van den Wildenbergh
peter at srecengineering.com
Wed Nov 19 14:42:21 GMT 2008
Adam Williams wrote:
> take these out of your smb.conf, you don't need them since you have
> ldap passwd sync = yes
> passwd program = /usr/sbin/smbldap-passwd %u
> passwd chat = *New*password* %n\n *Retype*new*password* %n\n
> unix password sync = yes
> passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
> passwd chat = *Enter\snew\s*\spassword:* %n\n
> *Retype\snew\s*\spassword:* %n\n *password\supdated\ssuccessfully* .
Hi Adam / Mario,
Thank you for the hints.
The LDAP config was correct
by dnattr=administrator write
by self write
by anonymous auth
by * none
access to *
by * read
Adam pointed me into the right direction I had 2x passwd program &
passwd chat in my config.
Kind'a unbelievable that I didn't see that... :-s
I left the smbldap-passwd lines but took out the 'default' and again
MAGIC... all working :-)
(The default were below the LDAP lines so they 'overruled' what was
Thanks for the help!
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