Idea: Zeroconf/Avahi support?

Cliff Wells cliff at
Tue Mar 10 01:05:17 MSK 2009

On Tue, 2009-03-10 at 08:05 +1100, Dave Cheney wrote:
> Hi Chris,
> That is an excellent idea. I would be very interested in such a module  
> as it would allow me to use nginx to proxy a bunch of dynamic j2ee  
> applications. I'd be interested in working on the companion connector  
> for tomcat if one doesn't already exist.
> The major stubling block I can see is integrating the avahi resolver  
> (for lack of a better word) into Nginx without blocking.

I'm still investigating, but I believe that Avahi supports async (via
dbus callback at least).  


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