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Old 01-06-2005, 10:02 AM   #1
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samba password synchronization problem

Hi all,
My smb.conf file look:

passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
Unix password sync = Yes

As I have read it should change the linux password when the smb password (smbpasswd) is changed. Am I right?

But, when I change the samba password with #smbpasswd the linux password for that user is not changed. Why? What do I do wrong?


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Old 01-06-2005, 11:46 PM   #2
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maybe it is the reverse effect, if you change the user password, the smb passwd will be changed too. Who knows ...
Old 01-07-2005, 01:55 AM   #3
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Nobody had this problem before?


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