Chapter 3. Supporting Bonjour
Power Manager supports Bonjour, aka ZeroConf.
This section documents the Bonjour service types published by Power Manager instances.
Power Manager's Service Types
Power Manager uses a single Bonjour service type,
_pm._tcp.. This service type can be used to browse and resolve addresses to Power Manager instances on the network.
Power Manager's protocol allows multiple APIs to be provided over a single listening socket. All traffic is encrypted using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).
pm - DssW Power Manager protocol
The Power Manager (
pm) protocol is a proprietary protocol developed for Power Manager 4. The service is published as
The service type is defined as the constant