Master Browser?

Stephen L Arnold arnold.steve at
Wed Jan 13 23:50:46 GMT 1999

When the world was young, Ashley Drees carved some runes like this:

> I recently changed the IP address of my Samba server, when I had 
> finished and all seemed well I could no longer see the server in the 
> browse list of the win95 clients.


I know I saw this one in the digest a while back (see the mailing 
list archives).  I believe you need to delete the BROWSE.DAT and 
WINS.DAT files (under /var/lock/samba in RedHat) and restart smbd 
and nmbd.  Of course, I could be seriously confused...

Stephen L. Arnold                        Senior Systems Engineer
ENSCO Inc.                        email:  arnold.steve at
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