[Samba] Password expires every month even though 'Password Must Change' is set to 'never' (Samba+LDAP)

Jeffrey Chan goofrider at gmail.com
Tue Oct 11 22:15:16 MDT 2011

Hi all,

I've posted this a month ago but haven't gotten a reply. Can anyone please

- Jeff

On Mon, Aug 29, 2011 at 5:14 PM, Jeffrey Chan <goofrider at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> Since a few months ago Samba ask each of our users to change password at
> log on every month and I have not been able to disable it.
> I found this page and follow the instructions:
> http://playingwithsid.blogspot.com/2010/12/change-samba-password-expiry-setting.html
> The default ‘Password Must Change’ policy was set to never and pdbedit
> shows ‘Password Must Change: never’ for each user, yet the passwords still
> get expire once a month.
> Can anyone please give me some pointers?
> - Jeff

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