[Samba] When to use WINS server in a home network?

Doug Lytle support at drdos.info
Thu Dec 11 15:48:15 GMT 2008

Uriel Avalos wrote:
> Hi. All, I've been reading the docs but I'm not too sure when I should run a WINS server.
> Just to confirm, I only need a WINS server if I have more than one workgroup? or more than one subnet?

When you have more then 1 subnet.


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