CUPS in a snap: avahi-daemon needed

Sergio Schvezov sergio.schvezov at
Wed Jan 25 19:18:07 UTC 2017

On Wed, 25 Jan 2017 13:43:43 -0500, Jim Hodapp wrote:
> I'm not exactly sure how functional it is in the snapweb package, but you
> can see that snapweb does package and use avahi to provide the ability to
> type a mdns address into a browser to get to the snapweb store by default:

snapweb uses a small mdns implementation written in go; avahi is much more than that.
That said, the original versions of snapweb, formerlly known as webdm did have a full blown avahi-daemon inside, but it is really cumbersome if not needed.

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