[avahi] avahi logs Host name conflict, retrying ..

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Wed Mar 9 15:02:20 PST 2011

On Thu, 10.03.11 02:08, Harikrishna Donti (Harikrishna.Donti at Lntemsys.com) wrote:

> Hi All,
> I'm running avahi deamon on my boards and on some boards, it keeps logging
> "Host name conflict, retrying with MYNGP0008F80201CE-XX". I'm sure no one
> else has that host name in my LAN. And with this the services on these
> boards are not discoverable. Can any one please help understanding and
> solving this?

Moste likely due to some reason something on your network is send back
all messages avahi send out and Avahi fails to recognize that it is
looking at its own messages.

Wireshark might help to track this down.


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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