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 From:  A dot L dot M dot Buxey at lboro dot ac dot uk
 To:  Daniel Wood <dwood at somd dot lib dot md dot us>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] browsing problem
 Date:  Fri, 18 Feb 2005 17:59:31 +0000

> Can someone assist newbie with hopefully a simple problem? I want my LAN 
> computers with DHCP assigned addresses to be able to browse 
> and connect to other computers on the WAN subnet so that I can share 
> files. I can connect to any  of these computers by mapping to a shared 
> folder if I type in the IP address and share name of the folder, but 
> cannot browse and see them.

if they are on LAN then firewalling isnt a problem - have you set up the DNS
so that it caches the machine names? (i recall I had to do that to get windows
systems to see each other)