[Samba] Prohibit Password Change on specific user
jpyeron at pdinc.us
Tue Aug 9 06:58:26 MDT 2011
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ulrich Schinzli
> Sent: Tuesday, August 09, 2011 8:04
> Subject: [Samba] Prohibit Password Change on specific user
> Hi There,
> - Debian Squeeze
> - Samba 3.5.6
> - passdb-backend: tdbsam
> I have some machines running here, which are used by
> students. There is a "global" account for all of them. I'd
> like to prevent them from changing the password, so that
> nobody can make it a exclusive account.
> Is ther a way to do that?
> Is it possible to do that with pdbedit?
Does not look like it can be done with pdbedit
Maybe a hack like setting the minimum password age to 180 days for that account
(if possible), and then change it every semester administratively.
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