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IP Multicast Communications Using BGP

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idr WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Scott W. Brim , Yakov Rekhter
Last updated 1992-10-23
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


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 W. Brim
Yakov Rekhter

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