Folks - as it seems that IGMP Proxy is "broken" and pimd works is it possible to add (or replace) IGMP Proxy with pimd? The config webpage seems like it could be just and update of the IGMP Proxy page. Thanks!
Enable build of pimd pkg. Issue #9555
(cherry picked from commit 7351189a84b3029c95a649cbd23f57e886d57325)
#2 Updated by Pete Holzmann 9 months ago
Michael Pelley wrote:
I strongly concur. I was saddened to see multicast break when switching to pfSense. Among the important applications currently broken:
Folks - as it seems that IGMP Proxy is "broken" and pimd works is it possible to add (or replace) IGMP Proxy with pimd?
- Retrospect backup endpoint discovery across subnets
- WS-Discovery (or if old-school-scary WINS :( ) cross-subnet networking (SAMBA etc)
- Device discovery for Sonos and other HW
- Endpoint discovery for dropbox
#3 Updated by Andy Shulman 9 months ago
+1, igmpproxy stopped working for Sonos systems after pfsense update several years ago (I want to say 2.2 -> 2.3, but I don't remember for sure at this point). There's a great guide to getting it working with pimd at https://forum.netgate.com/topic/139218/sonos-speakers-and-applications-on-different-subnets-vlan-s.
#6 Updated by Jim Pingle 5 months ago
This is now available to install on 2.4.5 and 2.5.0 snapshots, and is ready for testing.
Forum thread for feedback: https://forum.netgate.com/topic/149909/new-package-pimd