Multicast Internet Route table.

Michael Hallgren m.hallgren at free.fr
Tue Sep 2 19:32:31 UTC 2014


Le 02/09/2014 18:05, Mikael Abrahamsson a écrit :
> On Tue, 2 Sep 2014, Octavio Alvarez wrote:
>
>> I have never used interdomain multicast but I imagine the global
>> m-routing table would quickly become large.
>
> I have set up interdomain routing connecting both to a few peers and a
> Tier1 transit provider. Not many non-research networks to be seen.
>
> Also, since we didn't use it it kept breaking and I had to fix it
> every two years or so, where it probably had been down for months.
>
> I don't believe in Internet-wide multicast happening in current
> incarnation, it's just too fragile and too few people are using it. It
> wouldn't scale either due to all the state that needs to be kept.
>
Been there as well. Now, IPv6 mcast? ;-)

Cheers,
mh


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