[Samba] Need password for adduser script

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Tue Aug 26 07:39:10 MDT 2014

On 26/08/14 11:00, Johannes Amorosa | Celluloid VFX wrote:
> Hello List,
> we like to add a newly generated user account that was created with 
> the domain user tools, to another service on a separated machine, with 
> the same credentials. Is there a simple way to retrieve the password 
> like the username (%u) to hand the (cleartext-) password over to our 
> adduser script?
Yes, write it on a piece of paper when you create the user in ADUC. ;-)
> I know this is a hack, but we want to have a soft transformation until 
> our AD service is stable.
Wouldn't it be easier to make whatever service you have, work with AD ?

> Thank you
> Joe

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