Stephen.Clark at seclark.us
Thu Apr 13 13:07:03 UTC 2006
Bruce M Simpson wrote:
>On Thu, Apr 13, 2006 at 07:32:14AM +0100, Bruce M Simpson wrote:
>>On Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 10:34:13PM -0400, Stephen Clark wrote:
>>>Can anyone tell me why the maximum number of members in a multicast
>>>group is set at
>>>Are there issues with increasing this number?
>Ah. Your original question appears not to have been answered. My bad.
>I do not see a limit on the members of a multicast group on FreeBSD
>either for individual sockets or for multicast forwarding based on my
>reading of the source code.
From FreeBSD 6.0 prerelease also in 4.9
#define IP_MAX_MEMBERSHIPS 20 /* per socket */
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