[avahi] Is it possible to get an A record from an Avahi server via IPv6?

Mario anyc at hadiko.de
Wed Aug 1 04:53:32 PDT 2012

On Tuesday 31 July 2012 19:45:50 jeremyf wrote:
> My problem is that there is a particular piece of server software running on
> the server that is only listening for incoming IPv4 connections -- if I try
> to connect to that server's port via IPv6, I get "connection refused".

Another option could be a socat converter. E.g., 

socat TCP6-LISTEN:<v6port>,reuseaddr,fork TCP4:localhost:<v4port>

might already work. The man page contains several examples.


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