|Re: [ecf-dev] SLP Discovery|
On 19.10.2014 16:48, Wim Jongman wrote:
> I am using a remote service with SLP discovery. I notice that it
> sometimes takes up to a minute before the service is discovered and
> proxied. It does not hurt my use case but I wonder why this is.
it's the nature of the SLP protocol to periodically (re-) discover
services. If you want to speed up this process, you will have to deploy
a Directory Agent (DA) on your network. A DA is a centralistic role in
SLP which knows about all existing services and can be queried by users.
> Is it a timer based polling?
Yes, the timer is in org.eclipse.ecf.internal.provider.jslp.JSLPDiscoveryJob
> Can I force a discovery cycle?
You can obviously explicitly discover new services via
What exactly are you using jSLP for?