Conflict between avahi and howl/mDNSResponder
boris at brooknet.com.au
Thu Jul 6 11:55:14 UTC 2006
On 06/07/2006, at 9:11 PM, Willy Picard wrote:
> Currently, avahi conflicts with howl/mDNSResponder. As a user of
> KDE, I have
> plenty of applications that depend on mDNSResponder. But at the
> same time, I am
> a user of OpenOffice.org, Firefox, eclipse and many others that
> depend on avahi
> (mainly because of gnome-vfs). The current conflict has the following
> consequence: I cannot update the applications that depend on avahi
> because avahi
> cannot be updated. Therefore, my question is the following: what
> should I do to
> have Firefox, OpenOffice.org and the like updated? Should I delete
> avahi and
> force a dependence of these applications with howl/mDNSResponder?
> Should I wait
> till Gnome and KDE find an agreement on this conflict :) ?
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