Re: [Emerald] Cant login to Emerald

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Thu, 13 Jan 2000 15:37:23 -0800

"David V. Brenner" wrote:
> : Seems like I ran into something like this in the past... I do remember
> : playing with the transports and also I remember having to use the
> : IP of the
> : server instead of the hostname... I also remember changing back to the
> : hostname several days later and it still worked...
> I think you can use named pipes, but it will be necessary to build an
> lmhosts file. A sample (lmhosts.sam) file can be found in the \windows
> directory on Win9x machines and in the %SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\etc on
> NT boxes. The file must be named lmhosts (no extension). To refresh the
> NetBIOS cache after modifying this file, type the following in a DOS box:
> nbtstat -R
> Then, when you type...
> nbtstat -c
> should see the resources you added.

You can also use a WINS server that both are pointing to (the client
and the SQL Server). There are a whole bunch of ways to do it, but
knowing your current config/transport is the first step (the second
being knowing the installed transports on the server).


Dale E. Reed Jr. Emerald and RadiusNT__________________________________________IEA Software, Inc.

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