multiple valued workgroup definition

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Wed Jul 14 17:29:37 GMT 1999

On Wed, 14 Jul 1999, ics_pto wrote:

> Yes, it is treated as a string and I verified it by using NT's
> browser.  However, could you point me to where in the source code this
> value is processed?  Thanks

lp_workgroup().  other than that, not really :)  i haven't properly looked
at nmbd for two years.
> It seems to me this is a bug and should be fixed.  Even though the string is
> printable and viewable by nbtstat, but it is not recorganized as a valid NetBIOS
> name.  Could it be  the space in the string? .

more than likely, due to one of those irritating microsoft-isms that we
have to code around.

> > >
> > > workgroup = group1, group2, group3
> >               0123456789abcde
> >
> > > What will it be perceived by a samba server?
> >
> > workgroup = "group1, group2,"

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