How to Install libnss-mdns in Ubuntu 18.04

Install libnss-mdns by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install libnss-mdns


NSS module for Multicast DNS name resolution

nss-mdns is a plugin for the GNU Name Service Switch (NSS) functionality of the GNU C Library (glibc) providing host name resolution via Multicast DNS (using Zeroconf, aka Apple Bonjour / Apple Rendezvous ), effectively allowing name resolution by common Unix/Linux programs in the ad-hoc mDNS domain .local.

Version: 0.10-8ubuntu1

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