Re: UDP Broadcasts not delivered to IP address

From: Detlef Vollmann
Date: Tue Mar 06 2007 - 01:52:13 EST

Bernd Eckenfels wrote:
> In article <45EC8D42.57D11665@xxxxxxxxxxx> you wrote:
> > True, which in my case is (local broadcast).
> > (which is internally, but not if bound to
> != - thats why you dont receive traffic for
> if you bind to
True, but isn't that the whole idea of broadcasts, that you get
them even if your IP address doesn't match?

I've read the RFCs, and I got the feeling that you should get
them, but then the RFCs don't talk about sockets and bind...

I'm told that other operating systems work as I expect, but I
still have to test this.


Detlef Vollmann vollmann engineering gmbh
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