[ubuntu-uk] Mint 9 and Windows 2000 Server

Neil Greenwood neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com
Sat Oct 23 22:11:06 BST 2010

On 23 October 2010 21:24, Ronnie Tucker <ronnie at ronnietucker.co.uk> wrote:
> I have my EEE PC (with Mint 9) hooked up to a Windows 2000 server at
> work. The server is set to force the user to change their password every
> 30 days and the new password mustn't be the same as any of the previous
> dozen or so passwords.
> When the password is due to change my Mint 9 can't log in to the
> network. I have to end up going to a Windows machine, changing my
> password then go back to my Mint9 machine.
> Is there a way I can do the password change within Mint 9?
> Any advice is much appreciated.
> Ronnie
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We've got a wiki page in work that says, but I'm off for the next week...

IIRC, the command is something like 'smbpasswd'.

HTH. Cofion/Regards,

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