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Old 07-22-2001, 03:11 AM   #1
ddnehal
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Post how to send instance message from linux to windows


hello,
i have linux squid server and 500 of windows mix(98,2000,me.xp) clients. i want send instance message from linux to those clients. how can i send instance broad cast message from linux to windows clients. in windows nt there is a command like "net send" which send instance message from windows to windows clients i want same like that commad which can i use in linux. simple i want to send broad cast messsage from linux to windows.
 
Old 07-22-2001, 02:53 PM   #2
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i'm not personally aware of any messaging program that does that... but it sounds like something someone out there might have tackled. check out www.sourceforge.net to see if they have anything.
 
Old 07-23-2001, 03:09 AM   #3
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Talking Re: how to send instance message from linux to windows

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hello,
i have linux squid server and 500 of windows mix(98,2000,me.xp) clients. i want send instance message from linux to those clients. how can i send instance broad cast message from linux to windows clients. in windows nt there is a command like "net send" which send instance message from windows to windows clients i want same like that commad which can i use in linux. simple i want to send broad cast messsage from linux to windows.
Hi there ,

I'm found out that SMBCLIENT -M name -Uusername%password

works fine , name is the receipiant ( my W98 machine ) , since i shared derictories with password i have to provide a username and password.

good luck ,
andre
 
  


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