[Samba] Fwd: Re: Samba AD Manage User, set unix passwd

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Mon Mar 20 20:37:37 UTC 2017

On Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:17:00 +0100
basti via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> I need the unix password for mail. the user should not be able to
> change this, if win* password is changed.

Most Linux mailservers should be able to authenticate with the AD
password, but I suppose you could use the Unix password.

> In the wiki i have read that you should not mix RSAT and samba-tool
> management, thats why i ask.

Where does it say this ?

> is there a way to set a unix password after a domain user is created?

I think you are going to have to write your own script around
ldbmodify/ldapmodify and the unixUserPassword attribute


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