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Multicast DNS Discovery Relay

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dnssd WG)
Authors Ted Lemon , Stuart Cheshire
Last updated 2021-08-26 (Latest revision 2021-02-22)
Replaces draft-sctl-dnssd-mdns-relay
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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 complements the specification of the Discovery Proxy for Multicast DNS-Based Service Discovery. It describes a lightweight relay mechanism, a Discovery Relay, which, when present on a link, allows remote clients, not attached to that link, to perform mDNS discovery operations on that link.


Ted Lemon
Stuart Cheshire

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