WINS/DC Utilities

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Sun Sep 27 21:32:40 GMT 1998

James Willard wrote:
> I have not been able to find any kind of WINS 
> or Domain Controller test utilities for Linux. I 
> am wanting to be able to see exactly what is going 
> on in the network such as finding the PDC or viewing 
> a WINS database. Can anyone suggest utilities that 
> would help me with this?

MS's Network Monitor is very good for viewing traffic on the

For WINS I am guessing you are talking about an NT WINS
server.  No idea here unless you right some programs to query
the JET database format.

Hope this helps,
                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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