nss-mdns provides host name resolution via Multicast DNS.

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nss-mdns-0.10-2.src.rpm  - Host name resolution via Multicast DNS
Name: nss-mdns
Version: 0.10
Release: 2
Group: System Environment/Libraries
Size: 354795
Build on: Sat Jul 21 21:25:51 2007
Vendor: ATrpms.net
Packager: ATrpms
Signature: DSA/SHA1, Sat Jul 21 21:25:51 2007 ( [expires: 2007-12-31])

nss-mdns is a plugin for the GNU Name Service Switch (NSS) functionality
of the GNU C Library (glibc) providing host name resolution via
Multicast DNS (aka Zeroconf, aka Apple Rendezvous, aka Apple Bonjour),
effectively allowing name resolution by common Unix/Linux programs in
the ad-hoc mDNS domain .local.

nss-mdns provides client functionality only, which means that you have to run
a mDNS responder daemon separately from nss-mdns if you want to register
the local host name via mDNS.

It is necessary to change "hosts" in /etc/nsswitch.conf to
hosts: files mdns4_minimal [NOTFOUND=return] dns mdns4

For using a 32 bit browser on x86_64,
the 32 bit version of nss-mdns must be also installed.


Sat Jul 14 12:00:00 2007 Paulo Roma 0.10-2
- Updated to 0.10

Sat May 5 12:00:00 2007 Paulo Roma 0.9-2
- Updated to 0.9


- Improved spec file.

Sat Jul 15 12:00:00 2006 Paulo Roma 0.8-2
- Initial version for Fedora 5.

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