New ZeroConf Spec

Christoph Sturm christoph.sturm at
Wed Jul 19 15:56:07 BST 2006

On 7/19/06, Ian Jackson <ian at> wrote:
> >  "Normal users" will not want to turn something on, they
> > want their network to "just work" [...]
> "Normal users" are at the moment all using Windows boxes hideously
> infested with malware, precisely because Microsoft took the approach
> your're advocating here.

maybe there is a solution between "no open ports" and "doing
everything as root".

my osx box for example feels quite safe, and it listens on the zeroconf port.


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