[avahi] Problems when avahi deamon is not startet on startup

Trent Lloyd lathiat at bur.st
Tue Aug 12 03:26:51 PDT 2008

Hi Nathan,

On 09/08/2008, at 3:58 AM, Nathan Huesken wrote:

> Hi,
> I am currently trying around with avahi. My test client works, but  
> only if the avahi daemon is already started when the test client  
> starts.
> I am passing the AVAHI_CLIENT_NO_FAIL flag, but no help.
> I am watching the timeouts, avahi requests. When I start the test  
> client with no avahi deamon running, the only timeout that remains  
> is set to tv_sev=0 and tv_usec=0 (midnight?). This timeout of course  
> is not called (for quite a while), so avahi has no chance of  
> retrying to connect to the deamon.

Is d-bus started while avahi-daemon is not?

Do you have a code example? I may be able to point you to the error if  
I see the complete example..


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