aredridel@mizar:~/rpm/SPECS$ ping mizar.local PING mizar.local ( 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from ( icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=0.047 ms

mDNS is just cool.

Install Howl with a poldek -i howl and edit the config file (very simple) and start the daemon. Now the name is “out there”.

Then install nss-mdns and put mdns in /etc/resolv.conf and ping away.

Next up: plug Ruby into Howl.