[avahi] auto browse wide-area

avahi at edouard.vanbelle.fr avahi at edouard.vanbelle.fr
Tue Jun 3 15:12:41 PDT 2008

Hello Lennart,

Thank you, I have patched some of these applications, I will provide it
to the program's authors.

Just a bit hard to make C code after too many years of Perl coding ;)


Lennart Poettering wrote:
> On Sat, 31.05.08 16:00, avahi at edouard.vanbelle.fr (avahi at edouard.vanbelle.fr) wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I am using my hand made dns-sd wide-area and I whish to enable services 
>> discovery of my local area and
>> wide area at the same time in my clients applications (amarok, 
>> rhythmbox, ...)
>> The problem is that only the local area is scanned, even if my domain 
>> xmlautoindex.org name is
>> specified in /etc/avahi/avahi-daemon.conf: browse-domains + 
>> enable-wide-area=yes
> Avahi doesn't merge browsing domains, to void namespaces clashes. If
> your program doesn't support browsing in different domains, please
> request this future from the program's authors.
> Lennart

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