[Samba] Whitespace in password

Herb Lewis hlewis at panasas.com
Fri Aug 19 10:59:47 MDT 2011

try wbinfo -a myuser%pass\ word

Rodriguez Nuño, Claudia wrote:
> Hi
> I am sorry if this has been asked before but after searching I haven't been able to find an answer.
> I have samba installed on a Centos machine and joined a windows active directory. Everything works fine
> in general except for users who have a whitespace in their password. For example if I have a user called myuser 
 > whose password is pass word when I do wbinfo -a myuser%pass word it gives me errors.
> How can I fix it and make users with passwords with whitespace get to authenticate to the shares? Is it possible at all?
> Thanks in advance

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