[avahi] Disappearing and reappearing service if a text is changed

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Thu Jun 18 05:00:16 PDT 2009

On Thu, 18.06.09 09:05, Florian Erfurth (f.erfurth at reel-multimedia.com) wrote:

> So avahi (often) sent IP from eth1 instead of br0. Again, is the 
> IP-Address of br0 not sent if avahi takes IP from eth1?

Avahi treats every interface with an IP address assigned

I am not sure why you run avahi-autoipd on your bridge member ifaces
in the first place.

> > Avahi distuingishes interfaces by their ifindex, not by their addresses.
> >   
> Not sure what ifindex is, you mean such one like eth0, eth1 etc.?

No. I mean the ifindex, as returned by if_nametoindex().


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