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IGMP/MLD-Based Explicit Membership Tracking Function for Multicast Routers

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (pim WG)
Expired & archived
Author Hitoshi Asaeda
Last updated 2016-05-04 (Latest revision 2015-11-01)
Replaces draft-asaeda-mboned-explicit-tracking
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state WG Document
Revised I-D Needed - Issue raised by AD
Document shepherd Stig Venaas
Shepherd write-up Show Last changed 2015-02-26
IESG IESG state Expired (IESG: Dead)
Action Holders
Consensus boilerplate Yes
Telechat date (None)
Responsible AD Alvaro Retana
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IANA IANA review state Version Changed - Review Needed

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This document describes the IGMP/MLD-based explicit membership tracking function for multicast routers and IGMP/MLD proxy devices supporting IGMPv3/MLDv2. The explicit membership tracking function contributes to saving network resources and shortening leave latency.


Hitoshi Asaeda

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