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Avahi is a free zero-configuration networking (zeroconf) implementation, including a system for multicast DNS/DNS-SD service discovery. It is licensed under the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL).
Zero-configuration networking (zeroconf) implementation
|Developer(s)||Lennart Poettering, Trent Lloyd, Sjoerd Simons|
0.8 / February 18, 2020; 3 years ago (2020-02-18)
|Operating system||Linux, BSD|
Avahi is a system which enables programs to publish and discover services and hosts running on a local network. For example, a user can plug a computer into a network and have Avahi automatically advertise the network services running on its machine, facilitating user access to those services.