lmhosts lookup question

Gerald Carter gcarter at valinux.com
Thu Mar 1 15:05:52 GMT 2001

On Thu, 01 Mar 2001 08:55:16 Michael Blinn wrote:
> > >     cvserver
> > >     "CVILLE         \0x1c"     #PRE
> > >     "CVILLE         \0x1b"     #PRE
> >
> > Samba does not use this format for lmhosts.  Please see
> > lmhosts(5) for more information.
> What are the type codes for a PDC? I assume, like NT,  
> 1c and 1b will work in the samba (whitespace delimited?) 
> lmhosts file, though I've no idea of their respective 
> meanings...

Yes.  The NetBIOS resource types for names are the same.
The syntax per line is different.  Did you read lmhosts(5)
like I suggested?

       # Sample Samba lmhosts file.

The resource byte is appended to the name with a '#'

Cheers, jerry
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