Solved

net view euivalent in linux (fedora)

Posted on 2011-02-16
4
887 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
hi,
what is command to view all computers on linux
like net view is in windows ?
0
Comment
Question by:aashee
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 13

Accepted Solution

by:
Superdave earned 250 total points
ID: 34912382
This page answers the same question; the short answer is "smbtree".  It should work the same on Fedora.

http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-673894.html

This assumes Samba is working and you are listing all the Windows computers on your network (and Linux computers running Samba).

It is possible to have a network of Linux computers that don't advertise themselves in any way, then you would just have to know.  From a security standpoint, that's a good thing.
0
 
LVL 19

Assisted Solution

by:jools
jools earned 250 total points
ID: 34912553
you probably want to use something like;
# net status shares
# smbstatus

I think this is more like what you are after, if you want to list all the servers then use smbtree or findsmb.
0
 

Author Comment

by:aashee
ID: 34912728

Thanks a lot guys

If I want to see computers from only 2/3 subnets . How can I filter that ?
0
 

Author Comment

by:aashee
ID: 34912815
When I do findsmb, it only shows 2 printers in our network but smbtree shows everything.
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
IP 10.0.1.2 / 255.0.0.0 61 105
Unix Help with:  mailx -s 17 65
Linux recover lost file deleted by mv 1 31
Bitcoin mining - Is it possible? 6 87
Over the last ten+ years I have seen Linux configuration tools come and go. In the early days there was the tried-and-true, all-powerful linuxconf that many thought would remain the one and only Linux configuration tool until the end of times. Well,…
Setting up Secure Ubuntu server on VMware 1.      Insert the Ubuntu Server distribution CD or attach the ISO of the CD which is in the “Datastore”. Note that it is important to install the x64 edition on servers, not the X86 editions. 2.      Power on th…
Learn how to get help with Linux/Unix bash shell commands. Use help to read help documents for built in bash shell commands.: Use man to interface with the online reference manuals for shell commands.: Use man to search man pages for unknown command…
This demo shows you how to set up the containerized NetScaler CPX with NetScaler Management and Analytics System in a non-routable Mesos/Marathon environment for use with Micro-Services applications.

737 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question