Strange Domain Name...

Isamar Maia isamar at
Tue Nov 20 01:16:45 GMT 2001

I've already tried nmblookup without success....
Which parameters could work for this situation?

-----Original Message-----
From: samba-technical-admin at
[mailto:samba-technical-admin at]On Behalf Of Simo Sorce
Sent: Tuesday, November 20, 2001 6:08 PM
To: Isamar Maia
Cc: samba-technical at
Subject: Re: Strange Domain Name...

On Tue, Nov 20, 2001 at 05:44:26PM +0900, Isamar Maia wrote:
> I have a big network with some samba servers and some NT servers(yet).
> I have a Windows DOMAIN named CENTER.
> This week, I saw a weird thing.. when I opened my Windows
> Explorer....appeared a new domain named CEMNTER.
> I guess  some user changed its domain name wrongly.
> So, with a 400 hosts network, how can I discover which machine is causing
> this problem?
Giving users the authorization to change their network settings is always a
bad idea ...
i think that with nmblookup you should be able to find the ip address of the
machines in that group.

Simo Sorce       idra at
Samba Team

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