On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 1:15 AM, Martin Langhoff <martin.langh...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 6:39 PM, C. Scott Ananian <csc...@laptop.org> wrote: >> My suggestions: DNS-SD and libepc (http://live.gnome.org/libepc/). >> There's no need for Sugar-specific solutions here; we just need to use >> existing standard solutions. > > Yep - I want existing standard stuff, but the devil we know seems to > swamp the spectrum with 802.11s. > > Googling leads to a paper that could be useful. I don't have access - > but they seem to claim that they can get DNS-SD to _not_ mess the mesh > up with some new technique requiring new and adventurous patches > affecting the mesh routing nodes: > > http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/login.jsp?url=/iel5/4489030/4489031/04489571.pdf?temp=x > > I don't want adventure. I want something old and safe ;-) > > Maybe we can fake this with good old DNS lookups - but those will fail > if the DNS server has a wildcard (like commercial hotspots do).
I think you are confusing mDNS with DNS-SD. --scott -- ( http://cscott.net/ ) _______________________________________________ Devel mailing list Devel@lists.laptop.org http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel