License Server Python Options File

Idea created by johnmdye on Aug 30, 2013
    • enile
    • johnmdye
    • dan_odonohue
    Allow the License Server to use a Python Script for the Options File so that programmatic logic can be used to generate certain conditions. 

    For example, there doesn't appear to be a way to use the EXCLUDE or EXCLUDEALL options against all users nNOT found to be defined in the Options File.

    So what to do here? Define every single user on the domain so that I can exclude them? That's insane. It would be much easier to control these things in Python where I could implement logic to perform my example as:

    import getpass
    user = getpass.getuser()

    AuthorizedUsers = ["user1", "user2", "user3"]

    if user not in AuthorizedUsers: