gnome-screensaver, kerberos password expiration problem on 10.04.3 LTS
I was recently hired to manage a network of Ubuntu 10.04.3. We use kerberos for authentication and have a password expiration policy of 6 months. One of the users locked their screen (using gnome-screensaver) and while it was locked (over the weekend) his password expired. When he went to log back in, gnome-screensaver told him his password had expired but wouldn't let him change his password (as it should).
Upon Googling, I tested adding:
Thanks in advance
I'm not an expert of gnome-things so I searched the web.
I found this entry in launchpad.
Gnome-screensaver doesn't seem to handle password expiration.
Also, I added a plus one for fixing the bug on gnome's tracker. Thanks again.
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