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udpcast

http://udpcast.linux.lu/
UDPCast allows for the sending of data simultaneously to many destinations on a local net. This can for instance be used to install an entire classroom's PCs at once. The advantage over using other methods (nfs, ftp, whatever) is that udpcast uses Ethernet's multicast abilities: it won't take longer to install 15 machines than it would to install 2. The tool comes with a busybox bootdisk for easy loading of the tool. However, udpcast can also be started from the command line of an already installed system, and can be used for purposes other than just system installation.




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Ted Teah28 March 2006
BSD 3ClauseTed Teah28 March 2006
MPLTed Teah28 March 2006



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email alain@linux.lu" Alain Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking E-mail mailto:alain@linux.lu
Developer,Help,Support Homepage http://udpcast.linux.lu/pipermail/udpcast/


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 March 2012.



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