Paul Jakma wrote:
>> - Is there an /easy/ way to get MS Windows XP to use the NetBIOS/IP
> service offered by Samba's 'nmbd' daemon for name resolution for
> browsing network shares? Or WiNS, or some other easy to allow
> Samba sharing to work easily with XP clients on ad-hoc networks?
On the XP client machines. Edit the Local Area Network settings and in
the advanced TCP/IP settings enable NetBIOS over TCP/IP.
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!