[Udpcast] using async and pointopoint options together

Alain Knaff alain at knaff.lu
Tue Sep 1 00:07:26 CEST 2009


Sel├žuk Cevher wrote:
> Hi All,
> 
> Does udpcast currently allow using async and pointopoint options together ?
> 
> That is, I want to specify the unicast address of the participant manually
> from the command line.
> 
> I noticed that the same question was raised in last January, 2009, and the
> answer was "not -yet- supported":
> 
> http://udpcast.linux.lu/pipermail/udpcast/2009-January/000956.html
> 
> Thanks.
> 

Actually, it is supported, albeit roundabout way: you simply specify the
pointopoint address as a data address (-m option), and drop the
-pointopoint option:

udp-sender --fec 8x8 --async src2  -m 192.168.1.5 --max-bitrate 8m

This will send to the unicast address 192.168.1.5 in async mode.

Regards,

Alain



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