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Subject: Re: Peer startup order question
From: Mike Gende <mgende,AT,gendesign,DOT,com>
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2002 21:34:48 +0200
In-reply-to: <316897176.20020418135325@wanadoo.fr>

>
>
> > If I start the "server" machine (without starting the wanderer) then
> > it starts pinging away. As all it know about the peer for the moment
> > is 0.0.0.0 then where is it pinging?
>
> It is pinging to nowhere. That's pretty much what the 0.0.0.0 address is 
>for,
> having the end who's 'peer' adderss is all balls wait for traffic from that 
>host
> on the specified port, so it can finally have an endpoint to talk to.

Hey Steve,

I reread my response and may have misunderstood your initial post. Do you mean
you get successful pings?  Even with the peer down?

Sorry for typing faster than I think.





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