request: howto? or maybe Samba code

Michal Jezierski heja at
Thu Jan 20 02:43:12 GMT 2000

Edward Schernau wrote:
> I'd like to be able to broadcast "Winpopup" messages to everyone
> in the workgroup/domain (same name) from any subnet.  This currently
> breaks, as its broadcast only.

Write a script that processes output from nmblookup, resolves NetBIOS
names (DNS?), and then issues a separate smbclient -M command to each

Anyone has better solution?


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