IGMP/MLD-Based Explicit Membership Tracking Function for Multicast Routers

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (pim WG)
Author Hitoshi Asaeda 
Last updated 2016-05-04 (latest revision 2015-11-01)
Replaces draft-asaeda-mboned-explicit-tracking
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
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Document shepherd Stig Venaas
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This document describes the IGMP/MLD-based explicit membership tracking function for multicast routers and IGMP/MLD proxy devices supporting IGMPv3/MLDv2. The explicit membership tracking function contributes to saving network resources and shortening leave latency.


Hitoshi Asaeda (asaeda@nict.go.jp)

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