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Old 11-02-2003, 02:27 PM   #1
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smbpasswd


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?

Walter

Last edited by whaase; 11-02-2003 at 02:29 PM.
 
Old 11-02-2003, 03:18 PM   #2
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smbadduser is a wrapper script that makes it easier:
smbadduser unixid:ntid
 
Old 11-02-2003, 03:29 PM   #3
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Or you can use the following syntax in order to add a new user and set the password.
Code:
smbpasswd -a username
 
Old 11-02-2003, 03:48 PM   #4
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Got it, thank you.

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