[ntp:questions] How to specify interface for multicastclient

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Thu Jan 14 03:10:53 UTC 2016


On 2016-01-13 14:30, brian utterback wrote:
> I am sure this has been asked before but I can't find the answer. On a
> multihomed system, is there anyway to specify which interfaces you want
> multicastclient to listen on? If so, how. If not, why not? I would have
> expected it to listen on all interfaces, but it doesn't do that.

Relevant links:
https://www.eecis.udel.edu/~mills/ntp/html/miscopt.html#interface
https://www.eecis.udel.edu/~mills/ntp/html/discover.html#bcst
https://www.eecis.udel.edu/~mills/ntp/html/confopt.html#broadcast
https://www.eecis.udel.edu/~mills/ntp/html/confopt.html#multicastclient

Address options:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multicast_address
https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2365
http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5771
http://www.iana.org/assignments/multicast-addresses/multicast-addresses.xhtml

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Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada


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