WINS proxy

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Tue Aug 20 10:23:01 GMT 2002

I need to check, but my vague memory is that WINS proxy only handles 
lookups, not local announcements.  I'm not sure, though.  I remember
some notes in an old Microsoft document.  I'll have to look.

Chris -)-----

On Sun, Aug 18, 2002 at 09:56:46AM +0400, Alex Torkhov wrote:
> Hi,
> I am using samba-2.2.5
> And I see, that when wins server and wins proxy is set,
> broadcast announcements does not do anything with
> WINS database.
> Is this behavior is right?
> I think, that host announcement should add this
> host to WINS database.
> Or it is solved in Samba-3.0?
> Thanks,
> Alex Torkhov.

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