Avahi - Zeroconf

Note

This all requires the avahi-daemon package. Also make sure the new service file is readible by the avahi daemon - a chmod 664 is enough, but is in most cases required!

FTP

Located at /etc/avahi/services/ftp.service

<?xml version="1.0" standalone='no'?>
<!DOCTYPE service-group SYSTEM "avahi-service.dtd">
<service-group>
   <name replace-wildcards="yes">%h</name>
   <service>
       <type>_ftp._tcp</type>
       <port>21</port>
   </service>
</service-group>

HTTP

Located at /etc/avahi/services/http.service

<?xml version="1.0" standalone='no'?>
<!DOCTYPE service-group SYSTEM "avahi-service.dtd">
<service-group>
   <name replace-wildcards="yes">%h</name>
   <service>
       <type>_http._tcp</type>
       <port>80</port>
   </service>
</service-group>

HTTPS

Located at /etc/avahi/services/https.service

<?xml version="1.0" standalone='no'?>
<!DOCTYPE service-group SYSTEM "avahi-service.dtd">
<service-group>
   <name replace-wildcards="yes">%h</name>
   <service>
       <type>_https._tcp</type>
       <port>443</port>
   </service>
</service-group>

Samba

Located at /etc/avahi/services/samba.service

<?xml version="1.0" standalone='no'?>
<!DOCTYPE service-group SYSTEM "avahi-service.dtd">
<service-group>
   <name replace-wildcards="yes">%h</name>
   <service>
       <type>_smb._tcp</type>
       <port>445</port>
   </service>
</service-group>

SSH

Located at /etc/avahi/services/ssh.service

<?xml version="1.0" standalone='no'?>
<!DOCTYPE service-group SYSTEM "avahi-service.dtd">
<service-group>
   <name replace-wildcards="yes">%h</name>
   <service>
       <type>_sftp-ssh._tcp</type>
       <port>22</port>
   </service>
</service-group>