Bug#693236: GOsa² fails to set passwords starting with dash ("-") or double dash ("--").
you have to test auth against Samba.
$ smbclient -L tjener -U <user>
mike gabriel, herweg 7, 24357 fleckeby
fon: +49 (1520) 1976148
GnuPG Key ID 0x25771B13
mail: email@example.com, http://das-netzwerkteam.de
----- Original message -----
> I tested to change to a password starting with dash (used -tester0)
> using the Gosa web interface, and was unable to reproduce this
> problem. Gosa reported that the password change worked just fine, and
> there were no error in /var/log/apache2/errors.log. This I have no
> idea how to reproduce this and assume it is solved.
> I guess the patch I proposed is not needed.
> Happy hacking
> Petter Reinholdtsen