Identifying WinXP

Gerald Carter jerry at
Tue Oct 8 13:16:01 GMT 2002

On Mon, 7 Oct 2002, Kris Van Hees wrote:

> Has anyone found a way to identify WinXP as the remote architecture of a
> client rather than just identifying it as Win2000?  From everything I
> can find it is acting pretty much identical to a Win2000 client, which
> is a bit of an issue since I really would need to try to make a
> distinction.

I don't know if anyone has spent the time to attempt to isolate 
differences between 2k & XP during the protocol negotiation.
Or perhaps they have and the differences were not enough to 
flag the client as one os or the other.

cheers, jerry
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