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IGMP multicast with Dell PowerConnect 2808

technologypowerconnectmulticastigmpSat 12 Jan 2013 09:54:10No comments

I'm playing around with a Dell PowerConnect 2808 switch before deploying it for a production use. One thing I tested was multicast and IGMP snooping support

After configuring IGMP snooping as per the manual, I found each port continued to receive the multicast streams after the clients left the stream.

It appears to get IGMP joins and leaves working as expected, one needs to define a multicast bridge group for that multicast IP first.

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