ubavahid is located in the git repository at https://github.com/muccc/ubavahid


Compile and install it with:

sudo make install

If you want the service to start with you system run:

sudo cp contrib/initscripts/ubavahid /etc/init.d/
sudo update-rc.d ubavahid defaults
sudo /etc/init.d/ubavahid start

If you have ubavahid, ubd and avahi-daemon (installed by most desktop versions of Linux) running on the same machine
you have to add the following line to your /etc/avahi/avahi-daemon.conf in the [publish] section:


This prevents avahi-daemon from announcing the hostname with the newly created ip address.


ubavahid uses syslog to log its actions.

  • uberbus/ubavahid.txt
  • Last modified: 2021/04/18 12:35
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