wins-hook question

Maxim Berlin mak at
Wed Jan 12 21:24:03 GMT 2000

Hello Giulio,

Thursday, January 13, 2000, you wrote:
GO> wins hook fires for  "WORKGROUP <00>" with ip
GO> Is this correct being WORKGROUP <00> a group name?
GO> This cause the log file I use to register the name/ip mappings to
GO> include the mapping "WORKGROUP"
  Group (G): A normal group; the single name may exist with many IP
addresses.  WINS  responds  to  a  name query on a group name with the
limited broadcast address ( Because routers block the
transmission  of  these  addresses, the Internet Group was designed to
service communications between subnets.

Best wishes,
 Maxim                            mailto:mak at

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