[unisog] rendezvous storm?

Julian Y. Koh kohster at northwestern.edu
Sat May 10 03:56:38 GMT 2008


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At 13:03 +0900 5/9/2008, Harley, Chay wrote:
>>From http://www.dslreports.com/forum/remark,14361100
>
>"Port 5353 is for the Music Sharing aspect of iTunes (Rendezvous, which
>is now called Bonjour)"

That seems to be a little misleading.  Port 5353 traffic sent to the
224.0.0.251 multicast group is intended for Multicast DNS purposes.
Multicast DNS is just one component of Rendezvous/Bonjour/ZeroConf.


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