[Samba] Disable password complexity does not work?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Mon Sep 2 14:12:19 MDT 2013

On Mon, 2013-09-02 at 11:15 -0700, Gregory Sloop wrote:
> IIRC, GPO's can't be used to configure Password CR on an S4 server.
> [Well you can do it, but it isn't enforced properly...]
> I'm not sure what would happen in a mixed S4 and Windows server AD
> domain.
> Again, that's IIRC - but I think that's the case.

That is correct on both counts, we do not honour it currently (GSoC
project to do this is in progress), but if a windows DC changes the AD
database to match the GPO, we will honour that.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT                   http://catalyst.net.nz

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