libsmb/namequery.c problems ...

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Mon May 6 10:15:01 GMT 2002

On Mon, 6 May 2002, Jeremy Allison wrote:

> On Sun, May 05, 2002 at 04:16:10PM +0930, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> > 
> > Windows clients send out a GetDC request to the NetLogon named pipe. We 
> > don't, at present.
> We have code to do this that was dropped due to the Windows server
> only replying on ports 137/138 (which we are not bound to). This
> was before the unexpected packet db was added to nmbd. You might
> want to look at resurrecting this code now we can handle mis-aimed
> replies.

OK, I will look into this, as it is probably the best way to find a DC.

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at, rsharpe at, 
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