[zeromq-dev] czmq/zbeacon - broadcast address doesn't match selected interface

Pieter Hintjens ph at imatix.com
Wed Oct 9 17:49:32 CEST 2013

On Wed, Oct 9, 2013 at 4:49 PM, Jason Ziglar <jasedit at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm using zbeacon for service discovery, and have been noticing that the beacon doesn't always behave as expected. I'm using the zsys_set_interface() call to specify which interface to broadcast over, but according to netstat, the beacon is broadcasting over This seems to cause the beacon to be routed differently on each machine.
> Is broadcasting over expected behavior? I've got a patch that alters the behavior to what I expect. I'm not sure if I should submit it as a pull request or not though.

Sure, send a pull request. Always welcome.


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