[Samba] domain master browser registration

Herb Lewis herb at sgi.com
Thu Feb 14 09:56:02 GMT 2002

This should happen almost immediately as long as the old machine
is not trying to defend the name still.

Run  the following command to see who is registered with the WINS

nmblookup -U <ip of WINS> -R <workgroup name>#1b

Todd Pfaff wrote:
> if i have a host with a particular ip address running as a domain master
> browser and registered as such with my wins server, and then i change the
> ip address of this host, does the old registration with the wins server
> eventually go away so that the new ip address can be registered?
> if so, how long should this take?
> how would one force the old ip address to be forgotten?
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Herb Lewis                               Silicon Graphics 
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Strategic Software Organization          Mountain View, CA  94043-1351
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