Browse list lag time.

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Thu Mar 4 21:15:06 GMT 1999

On Fri, 5 Mar 1999, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:

> Moving this to samba-tech, and also CCing the jCIFS list as this
> information will be of interest there, too. 
> > > And now I have a question (Maybe better for samba-technical?).. How
> > > does the client get the netbios name of the lmb? Node status request?
> > > Does every browser-capable server answer these?
> > 
> > Under the MS model it doesn't need the netbios name of the LMB!
> > 
> > Instead MS clients do a "get backup list request" to the LMB name and
> That would be the ..__MSBROWSE__. name, yes?

no, to WORKGROUP<1b> and WORKGROUP<1d> as mentioned in my other message.

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