Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Fri Dec 17 18:53:41 GMT 1999

On Fri, 17 Dec 1999, Andrew Tridgell wrote:

> > 1) it binds to because nmb-agent sends UDP 137 packets on behalf
> > of the nmb-agent-clients.
> which means it can get packets from any machine. nasty.

just like nmbd does :)  that's the whole point, it redirects.  anyway,
other than i like the idea, there's not reason for it to happen.

i'm grateful to you for looking at the code and spotting the STREAM /
DGRAM problem, i'll fix that ['cos i need vagent elsewhere].

> > i'm relying on you and other people to make sure i don't try anything
> > stupid :)
> I'm trying, but its hard work convincing you of some stuff.

you assume i know a lot about unix :)

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