wins: nmblookup -U 10.0.0.10 -R 'SERVER1'
authorPhilip Durbin <philipdurbin@gmail.com>
Tue, 1 May 2012 18:03:41 +0000 (14:03 -0400)
committerPhilip Durbin <philipdurbin@gmail.com>
Tue, 1 May 2012 18:03:41 +0000 (14:03 -0400)
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+## How can I query a WINS server for the IP address of a NetBIOS name?
+
+Useful in case a Windows host isn't in DNS.
+
+    [pdurbin@beamish ~]$ nmblookup -U 10.0.0.10 -R 'SERVER1'
+    querying SERVER1 on 10.0.0.10
+    10.0.0.20 SERVER1<00>