[Samba] Re: Unexpected IP resolution

Richard Prescott richard at ltrim.com
Fri Jun 20 20:31:06 GMT 2003

On Fri, 2003-06-20 at 14:27, Dragan Krnic wrote:
> >The result from nmblookup (same result on all 
> >platform) for a given samba server isn't what I 
> >expect.
> But it is exactly what nmblookup expects if you
> configure your card the way you did!

Ok then, how do I configure things in such way that nmblookup (and
windows machines) will return for ourserver instead of

Note that gethostbynam() returns

I don't put the fault on mnblookup.  Far from that.
Let's me show you the ethereal output (transcripted) :

source		destination	info	Name query NB OURSERVER<00>	Name query response NB

As you can see, the smb service is binded to and it
answers in the message.

Thanks in advance.

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