Samba and Openldap with the attribute "userWorkstation"

abartlet at abartlet at
Thu Aug 22 21:28:00 GMT 2002

On Fri, Aug 23, 2002 at 05:17:33AM +0000, georges.goebel at wrote:
> Hi,
> We have installed Samba (2.2.5) as PDC and Openldap (2.0.25) for password 
> authentification. But we want that several users can only login on their own 
> machine in the domain and NOT on any other computer in the domain. Therefore we 
> tried to use the attribute 'userworkstation', which is defined in the 
> samba.schema, where you can specify a list of machine accounts where the user 
> can login. But we found several sources who said that it is not 
> yet 'implemented' or 'supported'.
> So my questions are: 
> Has anyone gotten working his samba with the attribute 'userworkstation', and 
> how did he that (which version or CVS of samba)? 
> If not, when will it be possible to have a version of samba supporting the 
> attribute 'userWorkstations' ?

It *should* work in HEAD or Samba 3.0 alphas.

Andrew Bartlett

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