smb service discovery support

Rishi Srivatsavai rishisv at
Wed Apr 11 17:01:16 GMT 2007

On 4/4/07, Gerald (Jerry) Carter <jerry at> wrote:
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> Rishi Srivatsavai wrote:
> > Hello All,
> >
> > I have included svn diff output below that adds support
> > for discovering smb service. The new diff below uses
> > lib/events to perform the registration re-try operation.
> > Please provide feedback on the proposed changes.
> Rishi, Would you mind opejing a bugzilla exhancement
> request and attaching this patch to the report?
> Thanks.

Sure I will do that. Thanks.

How many people would find this patch useful ?
> I can't say that I use MDNS at all so I need other
> people to speak up.

There are a lot of tools available to advertise and
discover services using mDNS. mDNS is also
available on a number of platforms.


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