[avahi] python and zeroconf

Sebastien Estienne sebastien.estienne at gmail.com
Wed Aug 3 05:43:40 EST 2005

2005/8/2, Lennart Poettering <lennart at poettering.de>:
> On Sat, 30.07.05 00:52, Sebastien Estienne (sebastien.estienne at gmail.com) wrote:
> > Googling the web i found these 2 pages:
> > http://www.amk.ca/python/zeroconf
> > http://sourceforge.net/projects/pyzeroconf : a pure Python
> > implementation of Zeroconf.
> >
> > and i thought that maybe we could contact the author(s) of the later
> > project, he may be interested to develop the python bindings for
> > avahi?
> I am still ondering if there is a realy need for a "binding". The
> python wrapper of DBUS is pretty comfortable to use, so what could an
> explicit binding offer in addition?
> See hal as an example: they include some python tools with their
> distribution (including hal-device-manager) but didn't bother to write
> "python-hal".
did you had a quick look at the api of the first link i posted?
In fact i wanted to do something like this to hide the dbus things.
That's true that the dbus Api may be enough, but i wanted to play a
bit more with python and maybe something usefull will come from it,
(maybe not) :)

> Lennart
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Sebastien Estienne

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