Re: [babel] Adding two babel milestones

Toke Høiland-Jørgensen <toke@toke.dk> Fri, 28 May 2021 12:36 UTC

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Juliusz Chroboczek <jch@irif.fr> writes:

>> In my view, having multicast support in Babel would be quite cool just
>> for this use case. I know people who do this with spanning tree today
>> (although the chances of them switching to Babel are slim).
>
> I think it could be a lot of fun if done in collaboration with someone
> actually doing large-scale video distribution.  Not so sure about
> implementing multicast in isolation and hoping it gets adopted.

Totally agreed; hence the "nice to have" classification :)

-Toke