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Old 11-21-2005, 10:33 PM   #1
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sync ldap and samba password with ldappasswd

hi there,

i really want to be able to set the ldap passwords for my samba and OpenLDAP PDC via the command line.

at the moment i've found the ldappasswd command.

ldappasswd uid=root,ou=people,dc=fedora,dc=directory,dc=server -S -x -D cn=Manager,dc=fedora,dc=directory,dc=server -W

but that seams to only set the posix account password and not the samba password, can anyone tell me how to do this?
Old 11-21-2005, 10:50 PM   #2
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I set it correctly.if you know more please see the following url:
Old 11-21-2005, 10:55 PM   #3
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hi there, i looked at your website and i didn't see what i'm looking for.

i'm not looking for the smbpasswd -w password option if thats what you mean.

i'm making a ldap-add-user-script and i want to be able to set the sambaLMPassword, sambaNTPassword attributes.

but running the command listed above i can only change the, userPassword attribute.


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