wins server

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Mon Jul 19 21:16:35 GMT 1999

On Tue, 20 Jul 1999, Stephen Langasek wrote:

> On Tue, 20 Jul 1999, Allen, Jon wrote:
> > how do I add a WINS server to the search path (i.e.. /etc/hosts, dns server,
> > next I want the WINS server).  How do I do this?  I know that it will
> > involve nsswitch.conf (actually I have a pretty strong feeling), but I don't
> > know what line to add (this is a Solaris 2.7 machine).  IF you have any
> > ideas, or any place to get this info, I will be very appreciative.
> A WINS server is not really meant for DNS resolution, and to my knowledge no
> NSS module has been written which queries a WINS server.  To use a WINS

he he.  anyone want to write one?

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