Oracle Linux: How To Capture Multicast Packets (Doc ID 2069722.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 28, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 4.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Goal

On Oracle Linux, Oracle VM and/or Oracle Private Cloud Appliance, some difficulties may be witnessed in the handling of the multicast traffic.

This note's goal is to have quick diagnostic steps to determine where the multicast traffic is possibly lost.

NOTE: Steps followed are the same for Oracle Linux, Oracle VM Server and Oracle Private Cloud Appliance.

Solution

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