Multicast HowTo

Introduction This HowTo attempts to give some insight into the basics of setting up multicast routing. Both static multicast routing, with SMCRoute, and dynamic multicast routing, with mrouted and pimd. For some use-cases, in particular link-local multicast, it may not be possible to use multicast routing, then I recommend trying out: Bridging networks, see bridge(8) or Linux bridge - how it works igmproxy, mcproxy, or OpenVPN in Layer-2, bridged mode Make sure to check out the FAQ for the most common problems. [Read More]