[Samba] user password hash

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Oct 9 11:47:43 UTC 2019

On 09/10/2019 12:21, Elias Pereira via samba wrote:
>>   I suppose the question has to be 'why does he want to
>> see the password'
> If this mention is about my doubt, I say that I do not want to see user
> passwords at all. My doubt originated from the fact that we have another
> user database in our institution that generates another password and I want
> to see if we can export users from this other base to our samba4 DC without
> having to change the password.
Unless your other database is storing the passwords in clear text (which 
I would doubt) then no, you will not be able export users (with 
passwords). What you can do is sync passwords from Samba AD to your 
other database.


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