Confirming source-routed multicast is dead on the public Internet

Saku Ytti saku at
Thu Aug 2 21:45:06 UTC 2018

On Fri, 3 Aug 2018 at 00:42, Saku Ytti <saku at> wrote:

> Cute :). Well 8*bitrates, but nice optimisation to make stream count
> finite. Of course at cost of quality, as receiver needs up-speed of 8x
> at start. Interesting side-effect, quality increases as movie
> progresses :)

I may have worded up-speed potentially ambiguously, I mean over-speed,
meaning access needs higher than stream bitrate to receive stream of
specific bitrate. In practical world, of course already very
problematic scenario for most NFLX consumers.


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