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Re: [Samba] Samba 4 and password policy pwsetting error

From: Glenn T. Arnold <garnold_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Aug 26 2010 - 17:13:16 GMT
To: Lukasz Zalewski <>


Thanks that is what I needed. I did internet search on the proper syntax for the command and just could not figure out how run the command.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Lukasz Zalewski" <>
To: "Glenn T. Arnold" <>
Cc: "samba" <>
Sent: Thursday, August 26, 2010 1:06:13 PM
Subject: Re: [Samba] Samba 4 and password policy pwsetting error

On 08/26/2010 05:51 PM, Glenn T. Arnold wrote:
> Hello,
> When I tried to change the password policy on a samba 4 domain controller I get the following error.
> root@server01:/usr/local/samba/lib/python2.6/site-packages/samba/netcmd# ./ --complexity=off
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "./", line 25, in<module>
> import samba.getopt as options
> ImportError: No module named samba.getopt
> root@lcsdc01:/usr/local/samba/lib/python2.6/site-packages/samba/netcmd#
> What am I doing wrong when running this command?
> Thanks
> -Glenn

run it as follows:
/usr/local/samba/bin/net pwsettings <your options>


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