Category: Multicast

Multicast Rate-Limit

During the preparations for multicast I stumbled across the ip multicast rate-limit command. The command itself is nothing special but the logic on how to define which source and multicast groups to rate-limit is somehow, at last if you got the same logic as myself.
So to start with, for me if I have to define something based on a source (multicast source in this case) and a destination (multicast group(s)) I first specify the source and afterwards the destination. Sounds logic or not? I dont know but I hope I do not belong to a small group of persons with a strange logic, cause the people that wrote the code for the command have a different one 😉

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