How can I send an UDP-Broadcast?

How can I send an UDP-Broadcast?

Post by Ralf Siedo » Wed, 24 Nov 1999 04:00:00


How can I send an udp-Broadcast to a subnet?
My purpose is that my Linux-machine can notify all Clients when it goes

How can I send a winpopup-Message to all Windows clients? The only
possibilty I found is to send a winpopup-message via smbclient and the
NetBIOS name.

cu Ralf

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