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Latest revision as of 03:40, 28 February 2018


Overview

udpcast

http://udpcast.linux.lu/
Install software via UDP multicast.

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.





Details

Licensing

License

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Notes

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Ted Teah

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28 March 2006

License

GPLv2

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Ted Teah

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28 March 2006

License

MPL

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Ted Teah

Verified on

28 March 2006




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Alain Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/udpcast
Developer,Help,SupportHomepagehttp://udpcast.linux.lu/pipermail/udpcast/
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:alain@linux.lu


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