UP multicast testing

Hi,

I am looking for a free windows or ubuntu based multicast testing tools... because I found that my switches can't pass enough multicast traffic(my application), I would like to isolate the problem..

thx,
Istvan

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Istvan KalmarHead of IT Security Division Asked:
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stranger9002Commented:
try netcat (nc) or socat. But you will still need some scripts. I would guess there is a easier way, but if not ...
Istvan KalmarHead of IT Security Division Author Commented:
Do you have scirpt?
I need a useble solution
stranger9002Commented:
Or I just found mcast
http://ivtvdriver.org/index.php/Howto:Netcat_streaming

but netcat works also like:
$ nc -u 233.1.15.175 12345

I'll still look around for something
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Istvan KalmarHead of IT Security Division Author Commented:
Ok,

I need Multicast receiver too
stranger9002Commented:
hmm I guess that's it. the -u specifies UDP protocol ... here is some help for it
http://netsecure.alcpress.com/netcat/
stranger9002Commented:
that would be nc -l -s 233.1.15.175 -p 12345

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