Problems connecting via NT 4.0 SP 4

Matthias Wächter matthias at
Sat May 22 12:06:24 GMT 1999

On Sat, 22 May 1999, Adrian Goins wrote:

> it's always helpful to have an lmhosts file on the Windoze box to help the
> poor thing figure things out.  on Win95/98 this file is
> %SYSTEMROOT%\hosts, and on NT4 the file is
> %SYSTEMROOT%\system32\drivers\etc\lmhosts.  simply putting an entry in
> like the following will help out immensely:

I hope you mean this just for testing purposes...

Using (lm)hosts files instead of WINS is as bad as using /etc/hosts
instead of DNS.

Sehr Wus,
- Matthias

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