AW: [Samba] Question about multiples logins at the same time

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at
Wed Apr 1 13:17:33 GMT 2009

> If you have  a ldap and samba domain there is a way to restrict the login to
> a single workstation

To a single workstation or a defined set of workstations, yes.  But I
don't think there is a mechanism to limit a user to a single logon
anywhere in the domain.

> Do you have any guideline or variable in Samba in the configuration
> file it determines that a user can not logging at the same time, in
> order to avoid same login from different places at the same time.
> For now, what I plan is to use a startup script that through me like a
> flag indicating whether logged kick then through some mechanism.
> I accept all suggestions.

How do you *reliably* detect that the user has logged off?

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