WINS support

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Fri Apr 28 13:54:18 GMT 2000

Kevin Rowland wrote:
> Has anyone tried or thought about making nmbd 
> support a 'round-robin' type of NetBIOS name resolution 
> analogous to what is available in BIND
> v8? I've got a project that would make this VERY handy...

How would you propose handling name registration?  Anyways...
I could see where if you had several WINS servers that used
some type of synchronization/replication protocol this would 
work, but not if you just had multiple, separate WINS servers.
I'm guessing you meant the former situation.

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