win 2k active directory restrictions

Guenther Deschner gd at
Wed Nov 5 23:47:27 GMT 2003

hi joel,

On Tue, Nov 04, 2003 at 10:09:56PM -0800, Joel Reyes wrote:
> i am using samba with winbind in redhat linux with security = domain in smb.conf
> however a windows client can access a share in the samba server only if the samba
> server name is added in the logon to restriction option in the Win 2k Active Directory.
> For example: username john can login only to computer ALPHAONE, he can only access the samba share if i add the samba server name for ex. SAMBA in the list of 
> the computers he can logon to. Any suggestions on how to bypass this?

for samba 2.2.8a you could give this patch (from abartlett) a try:

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