[CentOS] Is avahi essential?

Gordon Messmer yinyang at eburg.com
Fri Jan 13 18:24:41 UTC 2012

On 01/11/2012 05:40 AM, Timothy Murphy wrote:
> I must admit I'm rather confused by UPnP.

UPnP is something completely different.  That protocol allows devices 
behind a NAT router to request that it open a port forward to them.  It 
is commonly used by game consoles to open the ports required for online 
gaming services.

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