WINS proxy

Alex Torkhov torkhov at
Sun Aug 25 07:54:01 GMT 2002

----- Original Message ----- 
From: David Collier-Brown <davecb at>
To: Alex Torkhov <torkhov at>
Cc: <David.Collier-Brown at>; <samba-technical at>
Sent: Thursday, August 22, 2002 11:56 PM
Subject: Re: WINS proxy

> Alex Torkhov wrote:
> > I look at lmhosts as possible resolving of problem, and see
> > that it is loading on nmbd startup, does killing it with SIGHUP
> > reloads lmhosts?
> What is loading lmhosts on Samba going to do
> for the clients? The cliints won't see the 
> lmhosts file's contents....

I think lmhosts can load into WINS database.
Clients then can see my lmhosts via WINS.
May be I am wrong.


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