Multicast Extensions to DS-Lite Technique in Broadband Deployments

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (softwire WG)
Last updated 2012-05-03 (latest revision 2011-10-31)
Replaces draft-qin-softwire-dslite-multicast
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This document specifies a solution for the delivery of multicast service offerings to DS-Lite serviced customers. The proposed solution relies upon a stateless IPv4-in-IPv6 encapsulation scheme and uses the IPv6 multicast distribution tree to deliver IPv4 multicast traffic over an IPv6 multicast-enabled network.


Christian Jacquenet (
Jacni Qin (
Mohamed Boucadair (
Qian Wang (
Yiu Lee (

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