Multicast Traceroute for MVPNs

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Authors Robert Kebler  , Pavan Kurapati  , Saud Asif 
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Mtrace is a tool used to troubleshoot issues in a network deploying Multicast service. When multicast is used within a VPN service offering, the base Mtrace specification does not detect the failures. This document specifies a method of using multicast traceroute in a network offering Multicast in VPN service.


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