multicast not happy ?
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Fri Jun 15 22:35:51 UTC 2007
In message <200706160015.35344.zec at icir.org>, Marko Zec writes:
>On Saturday 16 June 2007 00:06:12 John Merryweather Cooper wrote:
>An explicit route to send multicast packets wasn't needed in 4.x days -
>having an interface join the target mcast group was enough.
Yes, but getting the group started is a problem, if none of the machines
on the network have a default route to get things started.
See the patch I posted.
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