[Samba] Change samba username with tdbsam backend

guido at lorenzutti.com.ar guido at lorenzutti.com.ar
Fri Feb 19 19:26:01 MST 2010

oh.. sorry, didn't finish reading.

I guess you could dump the tdb to plain text, edit it and restore it.

And you should rename the user in /etc/passwd /etc/shadow also.

You should also check the home page and the profile of the user.

> How do you do this? This thing is a binary file. And I see no command
> lines for it.
> ex; I have an username named Miranda and I want to change to Liara.
> --
> To unsubscribe from this list go to the following URL and read the
> instructions:  https://lists.samba.org/mailman/options/samba

More information about the samba mailing list