[Samba] Fwd: How to bulk add machine accounts during PDC hardware refresh?

Michael Lueck mlueck at lueckdatasystems.com
Tue Oct 6 16:49:19 MDT 2009

John Drescher wrote:
> I know. Just copy the files
> /etc/passwd /etc/group
> and  the folders
> /etc/samba
> /var/lib/samba
> /var/spool/samba
> /var/cache/samba

So do not mess with the password hashes for machine accounts in /etc/passwd since that hashed password has to match the password in smbpasswd?

If so, fffeeewww, now the task sounds doable! ;-)


Michael Lueck
Lueck Data Systems

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