[vlc-devel] Re: Problem of IPv6 multicast membership management in VLC

Marc ARIBERTI marcari at via.ecp.fr
Tue Mar 11 17:12:54 CET 2003

On Tue, Mar 11, 2003, Christophe Massiot wrote:
> Are you sure your network equipment supports IGMP leave messages ?
> (IGMP versions 2 & 3)
IPv6 multicast does not use IGMP messages but everything has been 
integrated in the icmp6 protocol.

Could you use tcpdump to check for icmp6 messages when pressing play
and stop.
If they are not sent, try to upgrade your kernel.

On my Debian/unstable + linux 2.4.20, those messages are sent.

marcari at via.ecp.fr
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