[Samba] pdbedit "password must change" not following policy

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Sat Jul 2 07:27:44 MDT 2011

> At one time I used pdbedit to force a password change and that stopped
> working. Apparently it was deprecated in favor of "net sam set
> pwdmustchangenow". I'm guessing the same thing happened to maximum
> password age. Try using "net sam policy set maximum password age"
> instead.

He is using an ancient version of samba (3.0.10-1.4E) though so the
depreciation probably does not apply.


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