Problems connecting via NT 4.0 SP 4

Adrian Goins monachus at
Sun May 23 06:54:22 GMT 1999

Quoting Seth Stone (pepper at
>   are you sure it's not lmhosts on Win9X too?  My understanding was:
>   hosts = hostname to ip (overriding DNS/NIS resolution)
>           same as *nix basically
>   lmhosts = NetBIOS name to ip (overriding Windows resoluion)

i may be incorrect in this, so i'm prepared for countering opinions...
but if i recall my past experience it indicated that moving lmhosts.sam to
lmhosts did not work on Win9x - it had to be renamed to hosts in order to
be recognized.

> Seth Stone <pepper at>

Adrian Goins
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