[avahi] Registering to a specific interface?
lathiat at bur.st
Mon Aug 18 16:58:03 PDT 2008
On 19/08/2008, at 7:04 AM, Michael Bishop wrote:
> Avahi folk,
> I'm most used to the DNSSD calls and am trying to find similar
> functionality in avahi. I see that when registering a service using
> Bonjour, I can specify a specific interface upon which to register...
> In particular, I can specify a constant so it will register in a way
> that only processes on the local machine can see it
> Is there a way to do this in Avahi?
Actually, we don't support this.
This is something that seemed a bit silly to us originally so we never
implemented it. [Why use DNS-SD for local services!? :)]
However, this has been requested before:
And a patch was provided although we have not committed this to date.
Perhaps I will review this a little later.
Certainly however this is not available in the currently shipping
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