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Are there any multicast traffic generators for Windows?

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uTorrent uses UDP, an type of Multicast .. – HackToHell Mar 17 '12 at 12:06
Do you need specific address/port for multicast traffic or any kind of traffic will be enough? – crea7or Mar 26 '12 at 19:58
Any kind of traffic – Mohammad Bagher Saberi Mar 27 '12 at 4:36

Multicast traffic is actually pretty simple to create with any programming language. If you got python installed here's an example, I hope it works under Windows.

import sys
import socket
from time import sleep


sock = socket.socket( socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_DGRAM )
sock.setsockopt(socket.IPPROTO_IP, socket.IP_MULTICAST_TTL, TTL)

while True:
  sock.sendto ( DATA, (UDP_IP, int(UDP_PORT)) )

Save it to i.e. and execute it like this:

python <destination> <port>

Change TTL in the script if you whant the traffic to reach further down in the network.

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I need a 3rd party tool Intenso – Mohammad Bagher Saberi Mar 27 '12 at 4:37

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