[ace-users] Disposition of the RMCast facility

Jonathan Day imipak at yahoo.com
Thu Aug 23 13:06:02 CDT 2007


I extensively use the reliable multicast facility and
find it extremely beneficial. Since, from the sounds
of it, the code needs a good clean, I would be willing
to volunteer helping getting the RMCast code into

Jonathan Day

> Dear ACE users,
> There is a facility in the ACE distribution called
> RMCast (Reliable
> Multicast). It's located in
> ACE_wrappers/protocols/ace/RMCast. As part
> of the ACE distribution, the regular ACE builds are
> building and
> testing RMCast daily on many platforms. Although
> RMCast's build is
> successful, its tests are failing on numerous
> platforms. Since nobody
> in the user community has been submitting issues
> related to RMCast to
> the mailing lists, the ACE development/maintenance
> crew is wondering
> if anyone uses the RMCast facility.
> If you use the RMCast facility, please respond to
> the list to say so.
> Pending feedback from you all, we're planning to
> stop testing RMCast
> prior to the release of ACE 5.6 and, if nobody
> reports using it, it
> may be removed from the ACE distribution following
> ACE 5.6.1.
> Thanks,
> Steve Huston
> --
> Steve Huston, Riverace Corporation

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