avahi might show confusing IP-addresses for the XOs it reports

Bernie Innocenti bernie at codewiz.org
Sun Oct 17 09:55:34 EDT 2010

On Sun, 2010-10-17 at 08:37 -0500, Mikus Grinbergs wrote:
> XO-1  os852 (with updated olpc-powerd)
> DISCLAIMER:  This is FYI - I'm sharing my experiences
> While troubleshooting a problem I have on os852 xo1 (interface eth0
> disappears),

You're probably seeing this bug:

After a very long chase, we fixed it for good in Dextrose by disabling
mesh support:


Besides this particular bug, we could never get the mesh to work
reliably on the XO-1, and at this point I don't believe it will ever
happen. The ad-hoc mode covers 99% of the real-world use-cases for the
mesh, using a mature, standard protocol.

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