Distance Vector Multicast Routing Protocol

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Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2003-12-02)
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DVMRP is an Internet routing protocol that provides an efficient mechanism for connection-less datagram delivery to a group of hosts across an internetwork. It is a distributed protocol that dynamically generates IP Multicast delivery trees using a technique called Reverse Path Multicasting (RPM) [Deer90]. This document is an update to Version 1 of the protocol specified in RFC 1075 [Wait88].


Tom Pusateri (pusateri@bangj.com)

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