Multicast Router-Switch Protocol (MRSP)

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Authors Anthony Ballardie  , Chris Fletcher 
Last updated 2002-01-28
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MRSP is a layer 2 protocol that runs over Ethernet. Together with minor enhancements to PIM-SM [PIM] and PIM-SSM [SSM] it can be used to build uni-directional multicast forwarding state in Ethernet Switches that interconnect IP multicast routers.


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