[Serusers] forward and t_relay_udp

Andrei Pelinescu-Onciul pelinescu-onciul at fokus.fraunhofer.de
Wed Feb 25 20:12:18 CET 2004

On Feb 25, 2004 at 16:42, Alan Litster <alitster at telcoelectronics.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi,
> What's the difference between using forward and t_relay_udp?

forward is stateless, t_relay_udp is statefull.
> For example if an INVTIE is received by mydomain.com and it is to be
> redirected to anotherdomain.com, which would be the prefered method to
> use???

If that all you have to do and you don't do tcp to udp tranlation,
forward is ok (and it will also be a little faster and use almost no
> Also, is it required to us a break after each request to halt any further
> processing of the routing script?

If you want to halt further processing, yes you have to (forward or
t_relay_udp will not do it for you, so that you can still do something
with the message even after forwarding).


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