[Samba] Password policies in the LDAP server

Björn Jacke bj at SerNet.DE
Tue Jul 6 03:04:15 MDT 2010

On 2010-06-28 at 12:40 +0200 Juan Asensio Sánchez sent off:
> So, the Samba passwords are changed, but the unix password is not changed
> because the LDAP rejects it because it is not as string as required. Is
> there any way to avoid this? Shouldn't the unix password be changed before
> the samba passwords to check if the LDAP server accepts it?

this is also described in https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=7101

can you please try out how well the patch from
https://bugzilla.samba.org/attachment.cgi?id=5277 works for you? 

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