Workgroup popups with samba (PR#2144)

Baldur Norddahl bbn at
Mon Dec 1 12:15:03 GMT 1997

Quoting Andrew Tridgell (samba-bugs at

> > I'd like to know if there's a way to receive Workgroup's winpopup messages 
> > with samba under linux.
> yes, see the "message command" option in smb.conf. This allows you to control
> what happens to incoming winpopup messages.

Yes, but this only works for messages sent directly to the computer. Samba
can neither send nor receive broadcast winpop messages.


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