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Re: [SLUG] Netbios shares from outside a firewall
- To: Ross Mitchell <rmitchell@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Netbios shares from outside a firewall
- From: Crossfire <xfire@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Sep 27 11:10:02 2001
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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Ross Mitchell was once rumoured to have said:
> So I tried it the 'proper' way and used ipnat and rdr to pass
> 137/138/139 tcp/udp on to the box from the 10's to the 169's. That
> works (checked via nmap for tcp and udp) but trying a 'net view'
> from the 10.x fails to find the box. I next tried allowing
> broadcasts to redirect but still no go.
You'll need to use either a lmhosts file on the clients trying to
connect, or deploy a WINS server. Broadcast host discovery doesn't
function over subnet boundaries.
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