IP Multicast Communications Using BGP

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idr WG)
Authors Scott Brim  , Yakov Rekhter 
Last updated 1992-10-23
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document, a major revision of the previous version, reflects the current status of recommendations for supporting inter-domain multicast packet forwarding using BGP. Research is underway on other methods for inter-domain multicasting, but only what can be done today is considered here.


Scott Brim (sbrim@cisco.com)
Yakov Rekhter (yakov@juniper.net)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)