Multiple Upstream Interface Support for IGMP/MLD Proxy
draft-asaeda-pim-mldproxy-multif-01

 
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Abstract

This document describes the way of supporting multiple upstream interfaces for an IGMP/MLD proxy device. The proposed extension enables that an IGMP/MLD proxy device receives multicast packets through multiple upstream interfaces. The upstream interface is selected with manually configured supported address prefixes and interface priority value. A take-over operation switching from an inactive upstream interface to an active upstream interface is also considered.

Authors

Hitoshi Asaeda (asaeda@nict.go.jp)
Seil Jeon (seiljeon@av.it.pt)

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