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Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Thu Apr 15 15:50:39 GMT 1999

Andrew Perrin - Demography wrote:
> I have no problem with having a central WINS server -- it's 
> having to require arbitrary Win95 machines 'out there' to 
> point to it that I fear is going to scuttle the project.

If you use DHCP for the clients, you can set this.  From 
your comments, I'm thinking this is not an option.

Have you played with the idea of setting up a Samba server 
on each subnet and enabling the 'wins proxy' parameter?

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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