multicast not happy ?

John Merryweather Cooper john_m_cooper at
Fri Jun 15 22:06:15 UTC 2007

Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message <46730545.8050005 at>, John Merryweather Cooper writes:
>>> Any ideas ?
>> # /sbin/route add -static -net -netmask -iface sis[1|2]
>> I had to do this so my OpenSlp would work.
> I just got to about the same conclusion, only I used:
> 	route add -net
> I'd say this is a bug...
I got the idea from a web page with the instructions for setting up 
OpenSlp on Linux.  I note that mDNS seems to need this too.  To me, it 
makes sense because you need an interface to actually receive/send 
multicast on--and that's what is for.


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