Monday Night Footbal -- on Google?

Justin M. Streiner streiner at cluebyfour.org
Wed Jan 11 22:45:37 UTC 2012


On Wed, 11 Jan 2012, Philip Dorr wrote:

> But the TV should only be receiving one stream at a time, unless there
> is pip.  Each stream would probably be around 5mbps.
>
> If multicast is used it shouldn't take 150pbps, it should be much lower.

That could be one of the things that helps spur v6 adoption - multicast 
being somewhat less of an afterthought :)

While v4 multicast works, and delivering video is one of the things it 
can do very well, some networks don't route v4 multicast or exchange 
v4 multicast prefixes, so its utility on a wide scale can be limited.

jms




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