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Well since it's already come up I might as well actually announce the
service_adv driver that I just added.
I added a section in the manual about it.
LSD is a very simple service discovery system that sends announcements
and queries out using broadcast UDP.
Basically, you include the driver in your config file, and if configure
found libservicediscovery when your player was built, it will
1. advertise itself on startup
2. respond to queries
You can also include it in Stage (1.3 I don't know exactly how 1.4 will
work yet but it sounds like you will be able to use the normal player
config file stuff), but you can't specify any of the parameters in
This device has no Proxy in Player, instead use libservicediscovery
directly in your clients, or use the service_responder to spawn your
clients. (I can post some quick and dirty URL parsing code if you
Here is the API for lsd:
Here is the webpage: http://interreality.org/software/servicediscovery/
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