[Samba] retrieve machine password in current Samba?

James Zuelow James.Zuelow at juneau.org
Sat Aug 26 01:02:56 UTC 2017

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeremy Allison [mailto:jra at samba.org]
> Sent: Friday, August 25, 2017 3:48 PM

> Looking at the code I think it's now returning the plaintext password, whereas
> previously it only stored the password hash. You'll have to hash to make it
> useful by wicd it seems (I'm guessing wicd expects the hash, not the plaintext).


I guess I had that backwards.  I thought that the new version (\EE\A9\8D\EF\AD\AC...) was giving me an encrypted (or hashed I guess) value, and the old version ( ]f2>lOR4NA~hbv ) was the plaintext password.

I'll see if I can't translate that over somehow.  

Thank you!


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