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[whatwg] [hybi] WebSockets: UDP

From: Mark Frohnmayer <mark.frohnmayer@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2010 17:12:15 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTilNGZN64H7GerLtDcnHURAry6Ja0IF4MAT8D7IY@mail.gmail.com>
On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 4:35 PM,  <L.Wood at surrey.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 2 Jun 2010, at 00:07, Mark Frohnmayer wrote:
>> A single UDP socket can host multiple connections (indexed by packet
>> source address), so even a modest limit on actual number of sockets
>> wouldn't be a big impediment.
>
> Um, NAT?

You would want to index by the NAT'd address.  In the case of peer
introduction and connection a third party is needed to provide the
external send-to address.

Is that what you were asking?

Regards,
Mark
Received on Tuesday, 1 June 2010 17:12:15 UTC

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