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Working With Oracle® Solaris 11.3 Directory and Naming Services: DNS and NIS

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Updated: October 2017

Administering Multicast DNS

You use the mDNS service to advertise the availability of services provided on the system. For mDNS and DNS service discovery to function, the mDNS service must be enabled on all systems that are to participate in mDNS. The following sections explain how to enable multicast DNS (mDNS) and DNS service discovery.