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Bug#916950: ITP: python3-netdisco -- Library to discover local devices and services




Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Ruben Undheim <ruben.undheim@xxxxxxxxx>

* Package name    : python3-netdisco
  Version         : 2.2.0
  Upstream Author : (home-assistant)
* URL             : https://github.com/home-assistant/netdisco
* License         : Apache 2.0
  Programming Lang: Python3
  Description     : Library to discover local devices and services


NetDisco is a Python 3 library to discover local devices and services. It
allows to scan on demand or offer a service that will scan the network in the
background in a set interval.

Current methods of scanning:

 - mDNS (includes Chromecast, Homekit)
 - uPnP
 - Plex Media Server using Good Day Mate protocol
 - Logitech Media Server discovery protocol
 - Daikin discovery protocol
 - Web OS discovery protocol

It is the library that powers the device discovery within Home Assistant.