mopidy.zeroconf — Zeroconf API

class mopidy.zeroconf.Zeroconf(name, stype, port, domain='', host='', text=None) None[source]

Publish a network service with Zeroconf.

Currently, this only works on Linux using Avahi via D-Bus.

  • name (str) – human readable name of the service, e.g. ‘MPD on neptune’

  • stype (str) – service type, e.g. ‘_mpd._tcp’

  • port (int) – TCP port of the service, e.g. 6600

  • domain (str) – local network domain name, defaults to ‘’

  • host (str) – interface to advertise the service on, defaults to ‘’

  • text (list of str) – extra information depending on stype, defaults to empty list

publish() bool[source]

Publish the service.

Call when your service starts.

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unpublish() None[source]

Unpublish the service.

Call when your service shuts down.

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