[zeromq-dev] AF_BUS for efficient 1:M IPC comms

Steven McCoy steven.mccoy at miru.hk
Wed Jan 23 00:51:34 CET 2013

Learn something new everyday, another Linux specific interesting transport:

AF_BUS is a message oriented inter process communication system.

The principle features are:

 - Reliable datagram based communication (all sockets are of type

 - Multicast message delivery (one to many, unicast as a subset)

 - Strict ordering (messages are delivered to every client in the same order)

 - Ability to pass file descriptors

 - Ability to pass credentials


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