[Samba] Samba with WINS

Asier Baranguán abaranguan at elpagestion.com
Mon Feb 19 19:24:47 GMT 2007

arjan escribió:
> Hello,
> Does someone knows where i can find a toturial or a How-To about Samba with
> WINS beacause i do know how to make a samba pdc server, but i don't know how
> to make a samba pdc with WINS

Quick answer:

If your PDC is the only wins server then in your smb.conf put

wins support = yes

if there's other machine acting as a wins server:

wins server = <ip address>

Long and very detailed answer in the 'Samba HOWTO' of http://www.samba.org

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