[Gllug] Linux -> windows issues

Adrian McMenamin adrian at mcmen.demon.co.uk
Fri Jun 10 22:33:11 UTC 2005

On Fri, 2005-06-10 at 23:25 +0100, Matthew Cooke wrote:

> The linux boxes and windows boxes are all on the same switch. MDNS is 
> being used for discovery and the linux machines all discover each other. 
> the windows machines neither discover each other OR the the linux 
> machines. The system is peer-to-peer so there is no client/server in the 
> traditional sense.

> All the machines can ping each other yes. I don't have much experience 
> debugging multicast problems so I don't know if I can test the 
> multicasting in windows directly.
> Matt.

How can they ping each other when they don't know they are there? I
assume the first paragraph means the Window boxes cannot see the

Adrian McMenamin <adrian at mcmen.demon.co.uk>
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