Multicast Addresses for Documentation

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This document discusses which multicast addresses should be used for documentation purposes and reserves multicast addresses for such use. Some multicast addresses are derived from AS numbers or unicast addresses. This document also explains how these can be used for documentation purposes.


Tim Chown (
Marshall Eubanks (
Rishabh Parekh (
Gunter Van de Velde (
Stig Venaas (

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