WINS.dat question

Mike Fedyk mfedyk at
Tue Jul 10 22:27:12 GMT 2001

On Tue, Jul 10, 2001 at 06:38:31PM -0000, Tim Carr wrote:
> Thanks for the reply. I do have all the file-sharing stuff installed on the 
> MS client, it has shared files that are set up properly (can double click on 
> itself in network neighborhood and see shared stuff); however due to the 
> fact it's connected via PPTP, it won't properly put a #20 entry in wins.dat. 
> Any ideas?

Do you want to be able to connect to the workstation through PPTP?
Just to see if it'll help, you can stop nmbd edit wins.dat and restart
nmbd to see if that entry in your WINS server will help.

If it doesn't then you probably have other troubles.


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