[Samba] Password change via samba-tool: encoding issue
Chan Min Wai
dcmwai at gmail.com
Mon Mar 24 10:00:36 MDT 2014
Just to ask
Care to try
samba-tool user setpassword foo
and type the password in command line?
Your "�" seem to be not supported... as password
On Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 11:43 PM, Sergio Rizzi <sergio.rizzi at labs.it> wrote:
> On 20/03/2014 15:13, Sergio Rizzi wrote:
>> root at samba4dc:~# samba-tool user setpassword "foo" --newpassword="�"
>> ERROR: Failed to set password for user 'foo': 'utf8' codec can't decode
>> byte 0xa8 in position 1: invalid start byte
>> line 586, in run
>> line 476, in setpassword
>> pw = unicode('"' + password + '"', 'utf-8').encode('utf-16-le')
>> How to fix it?
> Any hint?
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