[Samba] can't turn off password complexity requirements

bugblatterbeast samba at bugblatterbeast.de
Thu Sep 4 12:16:09 MDT 2014

Am 04.09.2014 19:50, schrieb Rowland Penny:
> On 04/09/14 18:40, bugblatterbeast wrote:
>> Hello,
>>     I'm unsing Ubuntu 14.4 Server and samba 4.1.6-Ubuntu. Everything 
>> works great but I somehow fail to switch off the password complexity 
>> requirements. It is not unlikely that this is because I'm very 
>> unexperienced with Windows. I've heard that the password-settings are 
>> always a bit tricky and I did exactly what the windows-tutorials say. 
>> I've tried gpresult for several users and it always says, that it's ok.
>>     Are there any known problems with this setting?
>>     Is there a linux-way to check gpo-settings?
>>     Is there a step by step tutorial that is known to work with samba4?
>> Thanks in advance, bbb
> Hi, try running this, on the Samba4 AD DC:
> samba-tool domain passwordsettings --help
> this will display all the password options.
> Rowland
Thanks a lot Rowland and Felix that sounds promising. I'll check it 
tomorrow, when I'm back in the office.

Nice regards, bbb

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