DDNS updates from samba WINS-listener ?

Christian Groessler cpg at aladdin.de
Thu Jun 25 18:41:44 GMT 1998

On Thu, 18 Jun 1998 04:05:16 -0400 (EDT) Jan Vicherek <honza at ied.com wrote:
>What would it take to get samba to listen to WINS clients as they
>announce their names and IPs, so samba could then form a Dynamic DNS
>update request (suppose that I know how to write aDynamic DNS update
request in C).
>So the question that remains is what does it take to get
>samba to listen to WINS clients and then hand the info over to my code.

I would be interested in that, too.
It would be nice if DNS entries could be updated automatically w/o using
MS DNS server (which is able to update his tables from WINS) and then does
domain transfers with illegal RR types (if WINS update is enabled) :-((


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