[Samba] Limit user access to one worksation at a time

Wim Bakker koreander at planet.nl
Thu Mar 11 18:37:49 GMT 2004

On Wednesday 10 March 2004 04:41, Beast wrote:
> * Andreas <andreas at conectiva.com.br> nulis:
> > On Tue, Mar 09, 2004 at 10:12:56PM +0100, Wim Bakker wrote:
> > > Is there a mechanism in samba available to limit access
> > > to workstations by users to only one at a time?
> > > This is, that any given user can only be logged in at one
> > > workstation at a time.
> >
> > I was looking for this also, but it seems there isn't one. What
> > some folks suggested was to use a root preexec script attached
> > to the netlogon share and them run smbstatus and figure it out
> > from there.
> How about "userWorkstations" attribute?
> It will only allow login from one WS, which will restrict login more than
> once.

This is working only with ldap password backend I suppose?
I will try to move the whole system to a ldap password backend,
necessary anyway to have smba bdc's in the future.


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