[pptp-server] network browsing

Cowles, Steve Steve at SteveCowles.com
Fri Jun 7 16:59:06 CDT 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: bao [mailto:bao at gibbons.com]
> Sent: Friday, June 07, 2002 2:30 PM
> To: pptp
> Subject: [pptp-server] network browsing
> I know I had seen a post similar to this long ago, but I can't find it
> now.
> The pptp server works. I can ping the server and other nodes 
> on the Lan. I can share resources (samba servers) on any of the
> internal servers, but I'm not able to see any machines on the
> network.
> Could someone give me some pointers??

1) Install a WINS server on your LAN.
2) Configure all your hosts/servers on your LAN to register with that WINS
3) Add ms-wins parameter in your ppp options file.

Steve Cowles

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