Product Information

This page describes xllmnrd.


xllmnrd is an IPv6 LLMNR responder daemon (primarily for GNU/Linux operating systems). It allows Microsoft Windows clients to get the IPv6 address of a server on the same local network without any DNS configuration and effectively complements IPv4-only NetBIOS name resolution provided by Samba.

The latest official release is version 2.0 published on July 26, 2014.

xllmnrd is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License. To download a source code package, see Downloading The Source Code. If you are willing to support this project financially, you can also buy an official product listed below.

If you have any question abount xllmnrd, see Answers To Common Questions first.

Buying an official product

The author sells the official products which contain a set of digitally signed RPM packages:

  • LLMNR responder for GNU/Linux (xllmnrd 2.0 with free updates to any later versions)
    buy buy
  • LLMNR responder for GNU/Linux (xllmnrd 2.0)
    buy buy

Known issues

  • It does not implement all the requirements properly. Do not use it in a mission-critical environment yet.
  • Other open issues are tracked with the Bitbucket repository.