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How to configure samba to workaround UDP broadcast problems?

I have a problem that NetBIOS name of my Ubuntu laptop connected through WiFi cannot be resolved from other machines. Using a packet sniffer and nmblookup I figured out that the wlan interface doesn't ...
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Resolving samba server hostnames

I have a samba server and I want to access it by name from my windows machine. Currently if I can use the ip address e.g. \\192.168.0.104 (although it does not appear automatically in network) to ...
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Can I get simple name resolution on the local network without DNS, on a Mac?

I've got Mantis running on a Linux VM with a Win2k8 server host. I installed Samba with the following configuration: [global] workgroup = COMPANY netbios name = MANTIS security = share Now on all ...
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How to access a server by name when it is not a member of a domain

I've configured Samba and a LAMP server on a machine running Ubuntu 9.04 Desktop, and want to insure that other computers on our network can always access the samba and web services on that machine by ...