[Samba] The "single WINS" problem

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Nov 26 06:46:42 GMT 2005

On Fri, 2005-11-25 at 16:05 +0100, Jeroen van Meeuwen wrote:
> You seem to forget that my 'master browsers' are in fact DNS Servers, and
> there is no such thing as Netbios querying for logon servers. That is DNS
> integrated in Windows 2003.

But Samba3 implements NT4 semantics (in the DC area in particular), and
as such clients depend on the very much existing thing of NetBIOS
queries for logon servers.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Samba Developer, SuSE Labs, Novell Inc.        http://suse.de
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College  http://hawkerc.net
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