[K12OSN] Webmin Samba Problem

Jim Kronebusch jim at winonacotter.org
Tue Apr 20 23:13:34 UTC 2004

I can add/change a user via the Samba Webmin module, but I cannot
convert unix users to samba or get them to syncronize.  Is this what you

-----Original Message-----
From: k12osn-bounces at redhat.com [mailto:k12osn-bounces at redhat.com] On
Behalf Of Les Mikesell
Sent: Tuesday, April 20, 2004 1:49 PM
To: Support list for opensource software in schools.
Subject: Re: [K12OSN] Webmin Samba Problem

On Tue, 2004-04-20 at 17:40, Jim Kronebusch wrote:
> I have loaded up a new file server with WBEL and have installed 
> Webmin.  I to the to Samba Webmin module and for some reason am not 
> able to link samba and unix users or convert unix to samba users.  I 
> get an error saying: Failed to convert user :
> could not create account to add new user -s

It's probably running smbpasswd under the covers.  What happens when you
run it by hand to change or add a user?

  Les Mikesell
   les at futuresource.com

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