IGMP-based Multicast Forwarding ('IGMP Proxying')
draft-ietf-idmr-igmp-proxy-01

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idmr WG)
Last updated 2001-07-24
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-idmr-igmp-proxy-01.txt

Abstract

In certain topologies, it is not necessary to run a multicast routing protocol. It is sufficient to learn group membership information and simply forward based upon that information. This draft describes a mechanism for forwarding based solely upon IGMP membership information.

Authors

Haixiang He (haixiang@nortelnetworks.com)
Brian Haberman (haberman@nortelnetworks.com)
Hal Sandick (hsandick@nortelnetworks.com)

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