[Samba] authentication issues

antonello info at antonellofacchetti.it
Mon Oct 21 13:01:48 MDT 2013

Il 20/10/2013 10:58, steve ha scritto:
> On Sun, 2013-10-20 at 10:13 +0200, antonello wrote:
>> I've set up a system with a zentyal 3.0.26 samba 4 server.
>> I've got win7, winXP, ubuntu 12.04 clients.
>> Users log on the win clients correctly.
>> On linux clients when users log on the second time I got a warning
>> message saying that the password will expire and have to be changed in
>> a short period of time and the system hangs, thus not logging in.
>> I don't want password to have any expiration time, but I couldn't find
>> where to set this feature on the zentyal dashboard.
>> Moreover, I don't have this issue on the windows clients, so I may think
>> that the issue is due to the linux system on the client side. Still I
>> don't know how to cope with it.
>> Antonello
> Hi
> Yeah, I know that one. It's really annoying. If I remember correctly,
> that message comes from pam winbind:
> warn_pwd_expire
> Have a look at:
> http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/man/manpages/pam_winbind.conf.5.html
> Steve
nope I'm afraid.

I didn't fine any pam_winbind.conf

There must be something changed in samba4 I suppose.
I keep on searching.


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