Jan 162009

I feel a need to blog about this today because it took several days to figure out, but the solution was trivial.

The scenario: my company has a Windows 2003 Domain Controller running DHCP, DNS and Active Directory services. We use an Untangle box as our gateway to the Internet. All of this works just great for Windows machines on the network, where everyone can use names like “host” to refer to each other’s machines.

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