[vlc-devel] [PATCH 2/2] LUA: AirPlay target support

Rob Jonson rob at hobbyistsoftware.com
Wed Feb 29 17:20:56 CET 2012

On 29 February 2012 03:02, Brendon Justin <brendonjustin at gmail.com> wrote:
> Advertising the service using Bonjour is necessary for devices to see it,
> and I did not find any other way to start advertising when the interface is
> started.  As I said in my last message, I hope to change the current method
> to a general interface for Bonjour and an interface for Avahi.  I will hold
> off on doing so if there are concerns about the approach.
> Thanks,
> Brendon Justin

I think it would be very useful to have some generic functionality to
advertise stuff over bonjour (avahai,zeroconf,whatever).
for example, I'd really like to be able to advertise the http
interface over bonjour to facilitate discovery/pairing.

Akash tried to get this working over the summer, but never managed to
compile with Avahai.

I have no idea whether lua is the right place for it. But there are
certainly people on this list or on IRC who can point you in the right



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