Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM), Dense Mode Protocol Specification
draft-ietf-idmr-pim-dense-spec-00

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Last updated 1994-03-22
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Abstract

This specification defines a multicast routing algorithm for multicast groups that are densely distributed across an internet. The protocol is unicast routing protocol independent. It is based on the PIM sparse-mode and employs the same packet formats. This protocol is called dense-mode PIM. The design is based largely on foundational work by Deering.

Authors

Deborah Estrin (destrin@isi.edu)
Van Jacobson (van@ee.lbl.gov)
Dino Farinacci (dino@cisco.com)
Steve Deering (deering@cisco.com)

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