[Samba] Windows prompt for password complexity

Tom Lobato tomlobato at gmail.com
Sun Apr 24 10:35:22 MDT 2011

Sorry, forgot something:

I`m running Ubuntu 10.04 and Samba 3.4.7~dfsg-1ubuntu3.5.

On 24-04-2011 13:26, Tom Lobato wrote:
>     Hi all,
>     I`ve successfully configured samba as PDC using LDAP. All is working
> very fine, but when the user password expires and the new password that
> the user typed does not meet the complexity check made by "check
> password script", I need to give him a custom change password message
> (based on my own criterion).
>     "check password script" cannot do more than return status 0 or != 0
> to tell samba about check result. Would be nice if this could return the
> custom error message to Samba, so it could tell the user properly.
>     Is there some way to customize this message?
>     Thank you,
>     Tom Lobato 

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