Population Count Extensions to PIM

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Dino Farinacci  , Greg Shepherd 
Last updated 2009-04-28 (latest revision 2008-02-27)
Replaced by RFC 6807
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This specification defines a method for providing multicast distribution-tree accounting data for billing and debugging. Simple extensions to the PIM protocol allow a rough approximation of tree- based data in a scalable fashion.


Dino Farinacci (dino@cisco.com)
Greg Shepherd (gjshep@gmail.com)

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