[Samba] Password Expiration setting and manually adjusting the date

L. van Belle belle at samba.org
Wed Jun 8 08:36:01 UTC 2022

I suggest, increase the debug level, see that happening when users change a
And tell us which samba version and OS your using, add the content of

That's pretty important. 

This one might help out. 
sudo samba-tool domain passwordsettings



> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: samba <samba-bounces at lists.samba.org> Namens Philippe LeCavalier
> via samba
> Verzonden: woensdag 8 juni 2022 03:05
> Aan: samba <samba at lists.samba.org>
> Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] Password Expiration setting and manually adjusting
> the date
> On Tue, Jun 7, 2022 at 10:21 AM Philippe LeCavalier
> <support at plecavalier.com>
> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Does anyone have experience with having a password expiration (say 60
> > days) and manually adjusting a user's expiration date?
> >
> > I've got several domains all of which have a 90 day expiration in ad-dc.
> > Frequently, users forget to change it and get locked out. I find that
> > when I postpone the expiration by adjusting the date (either in RSAT
> > or CLI - whichever is most handy at the time) when the user changes
> > the password the expiration doesn't change from the one I set. So if I
> > give the user 3 days to change it and they change it the next day, the
> > user still gets locked out on the third day yet I would expect it to
> > not expire until the 90th day from the day it was changed.
> >
> > Is this normal behaviour and if it is, what is the expected method for
> > dealing with a user with an expired account? If it isn't, what do I
> > need to look at to rectify this?
> > Thanks, Phil
> >
> Anyone experienced this?
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