workgroup character name

Robert Dahlem Robert.Dahlem at
Mon Nov 6 22:51:57 GMT 2000


On Mon, 6 Nov 2000 12:00:17 -0500, Gavin Morris wrote:

>I have run into a problem with the 15 character restriction that 
>NETBIOS places on a name.  My workgroup name is 16 characters, but my 
>windows clients will only acknowledge a workgroup name of 15 
>characters.  Changing the workgroup name from 16 to 15 characters is 
>not an option.

It is.


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