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whaase 11-02-2003 02:27 PM

I've been trying to convert users to have a samba password by doing the following:

smbpasswd USER

then I get this

New SMB password:
Retype new SMB password:
Failed to find entry for user USERX.
Failed to modify password entry for user USERX

What am I not doing right?


david_ross 11-02-2003 03:18 PM

smbadduser is a wrapper script that makes it easier:
smbadduser unixid:ntid

Mathieu 11-02-2003 03:29 PM

Or you can use the following syntax in order to add a new user and set the password.

smbpasswd -a username

whaase 11-02-2003 03:48 PM

Got it, thank you.


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