Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Thu Dec 26 08:33:47 EST 2002

> I can't say for sure, but the netbios ports (137 138 139) use UDP, and if a
> lot of packets were being trashed, you could get unreliable Windows
> file/print sharing.

Just FYI...  Port 137/UDP is used for NBT name resolution (NetBIOS to IP
address translation).  Port 138/UDP is used for browsing announcements
(Network Neighborhood stuff, mostly).  The actual fileservice is run on
TCP port 139.  139/UDP doesn't have a defined purpose.

Chris -)-----

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