[1.7] passwd: useless if used with a logged on domain user
Mon Mar 23 20:46:00 GMT 2009
On Mar 23 18:26, Julio Costa wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 16:40, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > On Mar 23 15:33, Julio Costa wrote:
> >> On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 14:59, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >> > Using CheckTokenMembership isn't quite the way to go. Â If I understand
> >> > you right that the idea is just checking if the token contains the
> >> > well-known Administrators group, I'll check in something equivalent.
> >> Ok. I'll be waiting for the a new check-in, then.
> > I've applied another patch to passwd which now checks admin membership
> > by inspecting the token groups of the calling user. Â As you proposed,
> > the default is now the local machine, unless trying to change the
> > caller's password itself.
> After a minor typo-killing:
> ~/passwd $ diff -u passwd_118.c passwd_118b.c
> --- passwd_118.c 2009-03-23 17:56:55.268054500 +0000
> +++ passwd_118b.c 2009-03-23 18:10:55.925848600 +0000
> @@ -571,7 +571,7 @@
> strcpy (user, optind >= argc ? getlogin () : argv[optind]);
> /* Changing password for calling user? Use logonserver for user as well. */
> - if (!server && optind < argc)
> + if (!server && optind >= argc)
> myself = 1;
> if ((logonserver = getenv ("LOGONSERVER")))
Urgh. Thanks for catching. I fixed that together with the usage text
and the missing documentation of the -d option in the User's Guide.
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