[avahi] Ekiga and Avahi help

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Wed Apr 11 16:41:57 PDT 2007

On Wed, 11.04.07 11:35, luke peters (luca2020 at hotmail.com) wrote:

> Now I think I have installed and running avahi correctly but how can I 
> check? Because I still can't see other Ekiga machines on the local LAN.

Please open two terminals.

In the first one run: 

  avahi-publish-service foo _http._tcp 4711

In the second one run:

  avahi-browse _http._tcp

If "foo" shows up on the list dumped by the "avahi-browse", everything
is fine. If not, come back here!


Lennart Poettering; lennart [at] poettering [dot] net
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