[Samba] How do I allow users to change their own passwords on GNU/Linux?

Denis Cardon denis.cardon at tranquil-it-systems.fr
Wed Feb 18 09:31:19 MST 2015

Hi John,

> How do I configure my GNU/Linux system to allow users to change their
> own password?
> When I type in the passwd command as a domain user it prompts to change
> the kerberos password but doesn't allow them to change it. I get an
> error that say password changes may not permitted on this account.

if your kerberos is properly configured, you should be able to change 
the password using the kpasswd command.




Denis Cardon
Tranquil IT Systems
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