LMHOSTS as static WINS entry repository?

Herb Lewis herb at sgi.com
Mon Apr 28 23:10:14 GMT 2003

Maybe we could add some of the directive support from the MS lmhosts
file to ours. Only load entries flagged #PRE or #DOM into WINS

Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 27, 2003 at 07:11:29PM +0200, Simo Sorce wrote:
> > That way you cannot have entries in lmhosts that you do not want to show
> > in wins ...
> Where would you like to see that information? Another file? I would like
> to keep the static entries out of wins.tdb, as this then becomes a critical
> configuration file and not one that is built automatically over the
> time. I don't say that wins.tdb is not critical, but it is one of the
> magic files that many admins might not care about so much.
> Volker
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