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

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Mon Jul 4 12:13:10 MDT 2011

From: Chris Beach <chrisb at pintys.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Jul 2011 10:16:27 -0400

> I'm not sure what Z stands for, but is there a way I could go about
> correcting this, or is my only option to update samba on the server
> (success) so it will corectly report the password policy of the LDAP server
> it is using?
> Thanks for all the help.

AFAIK, you need to upgrade Samba on success at least to 3.0.21, as I said:
> The account policies in which "maximum password age" is included were
> always stored at local account_policy.tdb before Samba 3.0.21. After
> Samba 3.0.21, these are stored at LDAP when LDAP is used as passdb.

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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