nmbd as WINS proxy

Kevin Colby kevinc at grainsystems.com
Thu Mar 8 15:29:22 GMT 2001

Simo Sorce wrote:
> Why not making one of the Linux servers a dns server?
> or alternatively what about populating the hosts and lmhosts files?

I know one reason why not to.

CHEUNG Ngai Tseung wrote:
> [...] My problem is that being an NT shop our IT people
> won't support DNS, instead using wins and DHCP [...]

We would love to dump our WINS here, but ISC has still not released
official DDNS/DHCP integration.  Without it, I don't see moving from
WINS/DHCP to DNS as an option for larger networks.

	- Kevin Colby
	  kevinc at grainsystems.com

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