Samba and $
kat-free at kaqelectronics.dyndns.org
Mon Aug 11 22:42:34 PDT 2003
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Guillaume
> Sent: Wednesday, 6 August 2003 5:22 AM
> To: jonr at destar.net
> Cc: FreeBSD List
> Subject: Re: Samba and $
> Le Lun 04/08/2003 Ã 20:41, Jon Reynolds a Ã©crit :
> > On Mon, 2003-08-04 at 12:25, Bob Collins wrote:
> > > At 02:07 PM 8/4/2003 -0500, gfsd wrote:
> > > >Why can't i create a user with a $ on the end? For machine
> trust accounts
> > > >i need to add each one by hand, instead of on the fly
> creation. When I use
> > > >adduser it will not let me add a user with a $ on the end,
> is there a way
> > > >around that?
> > > >_______________________________________________
> > > >freebsd-questions at freebsd.org mailing list
> > > >http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions
> > > >To unsubscribe, send any mail to
> "freebsd-questions-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
> > >
> > >
> > > That is to be expected in FreeBSD and Samba. It is in the
> notes. So, what
> > > you do, is make your user. The edit, by hand, the password
> file. vipw is
> > > the command to use. Add the $ and save the file.
> > >
> > > No real way around it that I know of.
> > >
> > > -- Bob
I thought in the version with Freebsd 4.8 that you could now use accounts
with $ signs in them
Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free.
Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com).
Version: 6.0.443 / Virus Database: 248 - Release Date: 10/01/2003
More information about the freebsd-questions