Subject: Re: samba, netbsd and internal network
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List: netbsd-users
Date: 10/09/2002 16:07:46
Once upon a time Manuel Bouyersaid:

> Well, no, as you can't decrypt the unix passwd.
> I've made a small suid C program which asks the user it's unix passwd
> (I got this part from the NetBSD passwd program) and then call
> smbpasswd -a to add its login to the smbpasswd database, prompting for
> a passwd. So each user can add itself to the smbpasswd database.
> Unfortunably I've lost the sources in an OS upgrade :(

oh bummer

I found some stuff on caldera's website.

It says webmin can convert the unix passwords.  I'm going to try that...
Thanks for the help :)