[zeromq-dev] udp not enabled on Mac OS X 10.6

Chris Wong chris at chriswongstudio.com
Fri Mar 5 16:10:19 CET 2010

Actually i want support for unreliable multicast vs reliable  
multicast.  Zeromq is a nice framework to allow me to transparently  
switch the underlying transport. There are applications that don't  
need the ordering and lossless guarantee of PGM.

The unreliable multicast transport may or may not work for all the  
messaging pattern but should at least work for the multicast pattern.


On Mar 5, 2010, at 1:49 AM, Martin Sustrik <sustrik at 250bpm.com> wrote:

> Hi Chris,
>> Yes, I would indeed like to have a look.  Probably sometimes later
>> this month.  Like everyone else, there is always higher priority
>> stuff waiting.
>>>> On a related note, is there any plan to support unreliable
>>>> multicast?
>>> No, it's not on a roadmap, but it should be easy to add. Would you
>>> like to have a look at it?
> Sure. I don't believe it's a pressing matter. Actually, you are the  
> first one I am aware of to ask for non-reliable unicast support.
> Can you give a hint what would you like to use it for?
> Martin

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