[Spread-users] Basic Question about multicast

Cristina Nita-Rotaru crisn at commedia.cnds.jhu.edu
Fri Feb 7 09:41:41 EST 2003


Yes. A will also get the message. If you
would like A not to get the message, there
is an option for the service_type called
SELF_DISCARD. When a message is sent SELF_DISCARD,
the sender will not receive that message.

-- Cristina

On Fri, 7 Feb 2003, Praveenkumar Cheruvu wrote:

> Hi ,
>  I have a basic question about multicast. If there are four members in a group, namely "A", "B","C", "D". If A initiates a multicast message( i.e A sends a multicast messge to its group), does "A", again get the same message, as he is also member of multicast group ?
>  Any help is appreciated.
>  Thanks in advance
> Praveen.

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