[avahi] Unicast Responses

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Sat Nov 13 11:48:11 PST 2010

On Sat, 13.11.10 17:17, Janaína Lemos (janaina.lemos at gmail.com) wrote:


> I'm doing some tests with avahi (I'm planning to use it in my dissertation)
> and would like to know if Avahi implements the item 5.5 in the mDNS draft,
> to allow the use of questions  requesting unicast responses. This feature
> would be very useful for me, because i need answers to be sent in unicast
> for security reasons.

Yes, Avahi honours the unicast response bit.

Just out of curiosity, what's your dissertation going to be about?


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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