Broadcast on wireguard

Baptiste Jonglez baptiste at
Thu Apr 19 19:28:28 CEST 2018


On 18-04-18, Christophe-Marie Duquesne wrote:
> Hi list,
> Maybe the answer is obvious to some of you, but I don't quite
> understand why wireguard does not support broadcasting, and I found no
> clear explanation in the archive. In fact, this [1] seems to indicate
> that implementing it would be doable, so I am wondering why this has
> not been done.

This has been further discussed here:

As far as I remember, there was no major blocking point, it was more about
making a design/UI decision.

> Could anyone explain - roughly - why this is the case? Is it for
> security reasons? Performance? Complexity of implementation? Lack of
> interest?
> Another possibility could be that my question is just poorly asked or
> irrelevant, in that case I would also appreciate a hint :-)
> Best,
> Christophe-Marie
> [1]:
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