[Samba] Disable password complexity does not work?

Bjoern Baumbach bb at sernet.de
Mon Sep 2 07:13:11 MDT 2013

Hello Szymon,

On 09/01/2013 08:18 AM, Szymon Życiński wrote:
> I use Samba 4.0.9 and want to disable strong passwords. I've run:
> ./samba-tool domain passwordsettings set --complexity=off
> But it seems to not work. If users try to change password via
> ctrl+alt+del windows still require strong password. Restarting samba to
> commit change did not solve problem.

do you still need a _complex_ passwords or just passwords with a minimum
length of 7 chars?
Disabling the complexity does not disable the minimum password length.


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