Issues with SAMBA install

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Wed Apr 12 02:34:38 GMT 2000

> I am using DHCP to serve IP addresses to the clients.  Initial connections 
> were failing.  The logs stated that the "gethostbydomain" (I think) 
> failed.  As such, I needed to create entries for all my clients in my 
> DNS.  I used generic ws-100 thru to ws-200, my range of IP's and also 
> create reverse records for those.

use the "wins hook" script option. run bind 8.something (the dynamic one).
run a script to add NetBIOS names to your bind daemon.

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