Quibbles re WINS

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Fri Feb 5 14:44:48 GMT 1999

David Collier-Brown wrote:
>         Hmmn...
>         Would using LDAP be a better thing to provide WINS replication
>         than reverse-engineering a private protocol?

Now that's a thought!  What about performance of table 
lookups since we have to respond within a given time 
frame (positive or negative), would an external table lookup
such as an LDAP server be quick enough?

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

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