Up until that point I had only read about this new fad, and played around with it a bit at work for use as a stable build environment for cross-compiling. I had no idea people would want to use a Docker container as a multicast sink. Basically I was baffled.
The reporter used a Java based tool but simply couldn’t get things to
work properly with
pimd running on the host:
eth0 MC sender ---> [ Server host ] <--- router running pimd | ________|________ / docker0 \ <--- bridge ______ / | \ | | <--- MC receiver __________/ | \_______________|______|_____ \ | / / \ `------------------>-------' / \________________________________________________________/ Container ship