New ZeroConf Spec

Andrew Jorgensen andrew.jorgensen at
Sat Jul 22 18:36:18 BST 2006

On 7/22/06, Dan Kegel <dank at> wrote:
> And how about the suggestion in
> that IPSec would help?
> describes how to turn IPsec
> on between two OpenBSD machines, and it doesn't sound too bad.
> Could we set up Avahi to ignore any incoming packets that were not
> protected by IPSec, but let every other service use plain old non-IPSec packets?
> That might be easier than cobbling up an authentication method just for
> Zeroconf.

Probably not without a firewall to do that filtering for you... and
setting up IPSec.

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