IGMP and MLD Protocol Extensions for Mobility

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Authors Hitoshi Asaeda  , Thomas Schmidt 
Last updated 2010-03-08
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This document describes an explicit membership notification operation and IGMP and MLD Hold and Release protocol extensions for hosts and routers. The interoperability with the standard IGMPv3/MLDv2 protocols and these previous versions is also taken into account.


Hitoshi Asaeda (Asaeda@wide.ad.jp)
Thomas Schmidt (Schmidt@informatik.haw-hamburg.de)

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