[avahi] bonjour ie plugin & avahi (netbios)

Chris McHarg chris.mcharg at gmail.com
Wed May 24 18:09:21 PDT 2006

On 25/05/06, Lennart Poettering <lennart at poettering.net> wrote:
> I thought NetBIOS queries are obsolete these days, even on
> Windows. Didn't they replace their own name lookup protocol with
> classic DNS?

After a quick google, it seems that it was reimplemented over TCP/IP,
and is in win2000/xp to talk to win9x machines and SMB servers
(although no longer completely necessary).

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