winbindd architecture

Leducq Dominique dleducq at
Thu Jul 11 07:01:08 GMT 2002

Le Mercredi 20 Février 2002 12:51, Tim Potter a écrit :
> Nmbd needs to be running on the local system as there are some lookup
> requests send by winbindd that are sent by Windows NT domain controllers
> to the incorrect port which is a bug in Windows.  Nmbd receives these
> packets and stores them in a database (unexpected.tdb) which winbindd
> reads from.

I would need some more details about this. Could you please tell me :

- which versions of the OS are involved (NT 4 to XP) ? Only as PDC ?
- which kind of requests ? 
- which port ? (I guess it replies to port 137 or 445 instead of source port 
of the request...)



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