NetBios name change

Scott Lovenberg scott.lovenberg at
Tue Apr 8 11:24:59 MDT 2014

On Tue, Apr 8, 2014 at 11:44 AM, <admin at> wrote:

> Is the "netbios aliases" directive legacy that is there for historical
> purposes? Or is it something that comes only with samba 4?
> It does work, so the issue is resolved. Thanks a lot!

Yeah, it's an old setting.  The more correct way to do what you want to do
in Samba-4 is to add a PTR record in DNS that points your alias to your
actual server.

Peace and Blessings,

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