CVS update: samba/source

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Sun Feb 15 02:53:37 EST 1998

what is required is that a query to the WINS server is made first.  then
if that fails, broadcast is done.

where dns fits in, i don't know.

maybe there should be a separate function which does all these things,
plus a lookup in lmhosts.


On Sat, 14 Feb 1998, Jeremy Allison wrote:

> Date:	Saturday February 14, 1998 @ 7:11
> Author:	jra
> Update of /data/cvs/samba/source
> In directory samba:/tmp/cvs-serv18050
> Modified Files:
> 	Makefile clientutil.c 
> Log Message:
> Sometime after 1.9.17p5 smbclient stopped being able to do
> NetBIOS name lookups by broadcast and instead only does DNS.
> With the belief that this was not what was intended (I think
> it happened in the clientutil.c cleanup) I have added that
> capability back to smbclient by adding the #define USENMB
> into clientutil.c, and adding the required namequery.o into
> the object lists for smbclient and smbmount (as they now
> need it to link).
> If this was done intentionally let me know and I'll back
> this out.
> Jeremy.

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