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CP rates this entry 8 out of 10.
Submitted: 2006-05-03 20:35:41
Added by: CP
“… Multicast Beacon is a multicast diagnostic tool written in Perl which uses the RTP protocol (RFC3550) to provide useful statistics and diagnostic information about a given multicast group’s connectivity characteristics.Multicast is a way of distributing IP packets to a set of machines which have expressed an interest in receiving them. It is a one-to-many distribution model suitable for video conferencing and other forms of data sharing over the network.”see h**p://beacon.dast.nlanr.net