[Samba] PAM LDAP password change error

Adam Williams awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us
Thu Jun 25 20:35:44 GMT 2009

why not just use ldap passwd sync = yes, and then change passwords with 

Tamás Pisch wrote:
> Hi,
> I go trough the SaMBa guide Making happy users secondly. I configure Debian
> Lenny on XEN.
> I have problem with PAM. When i try to change a user's password with
> smbldap-passwd it runs without error, but when i try to log in I get the
> "Login incorrect" message. When I try to change a user's password with
> passwd I get the "Authentication service cannot retrieve authentication
> info" message.
> I removed every ACLs from slapd.conf.
> I tried to follow the second version of the PAM configuration, because as I
> see on Debian, the pam-unix2.so doesn't support ldap.
> I didn't include pam_pwcheck.so, because it gave me an error about it
> doesn't find that module.
> /etc/pam.d/passwd:
> auth     sufficient  pam_ldap.so
> account  sufficient  pam_ldap.so
> password sufficient    pam_ldap.so
> password required    pam_unix2.so   nullok use_first_pass use_authtok
> /etc/nsswitch.conf:
> passwd:         files ldap
> group:          files ldap
> shadow:         files ldap
> Thanks, in advance.

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