Using the dummy0 interface for a local-only service to be broadcasted by Avahi

Philipp Kern pkern at
Thu Dec 29 19:27:09 UTC 2016

On 12/29/2016 08:16 PM, Till Kamppeter wrote:
> This would especially mean that I can access the printer's web admin
> interface by pointing a browser to this address so I try the simple
> command line browser wget:

curl seems to work:

$ curl "http://[fe80::3664:a9ff:fe9a:f5b8%25br0]/"
No such site at :80
$ curl "http://[fe80::3664:a9ff:fe9a:f5b8%br0]/"
No such site at :80

If only we had universal support for interface scopes by having a
unified function that parses IP addresses...

Kind regards
Philipp Kern

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