[jcifs] 0x1B names.
teilo at teilo.net
Sun Jul 29 08:38:56 GMT 2001
Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
>(Yes, I ask a lot of these. I don't get many answers though. A shame.)
>The 0x1B name represents a Domain Master Browser (DMB). In Microsoft
>terms this is also a PDC. Microsoft created a special extension to handle
>these names. You can send a wildcard query with an 0x1B name type to a WINS
>server and it will return a list of up to 25 DMB names.
>...or so I'm told. I'd like to see this in a capture, if anyone has one.
We have a MS Wins Server (NT 4), so I can capture one.
How would I stimulate one to be captured??
>I want to know what the padding character is. It could either be a space
>(common for most name queries) or a nul (used for wildcard queries). It
>could be that both are acceptable. I don't have a Microsoft WINS server
>to test against.
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