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Lightweight Multicast Address Discovery Problem Space

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (mboned WG)
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Author Pekka Savola
Last updated 2006-03-06
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Typically applications developers have requested static IANA assignments for their applications, even if the applications would typically be only used within a site, between consenting sites, or would not eventually even use multicast at all. This memo describes this problem space, and summarizes a number of proposed approaches to mitigating these problems.


Pekka Savola

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