[Samba] smbpasswd -w for LDAP backend

Chan Min Wai dcmwai at gmail.com
Fri Nov 29 19:38:01 MST 2013

Dear Andrew,

Just to ask smbpasswd should be under the samba server or client package?
I found that when gentoo when I compile with client flag. I got the files...

Also are there any plan to replace it?

Thank You

On Thu, Nov 28, 2013 at 12:05 AM, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org>wrote:

> On Thu, 2013-11-28 at 00:01 +0800, Chan Min Wai wrote:
> > Dear Andrew,
> >
> > I'm on gentoo with samba 3.6.19
> > But can found that. And also search as some said it was replaced by
> pdbedit.
> smbpasswd has not been replaced.  pdbedit provides some additional
> functionality, but smbpasswd remains.  If you distribution does not
> supply it, please enquire with your distribution about the correct
> package to install.
> Andrew Bartlett
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> Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
> Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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