Multicast DNS Discovery Relay

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dnssd WG)
Authors Stuart Cheshire  , Ted Lemon 
Last updated 2018-04-04 (latest revision 2018-03-21)
Replaced by draft-ietf-dnssd-mdns-relay
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This document extends the specification of the Discovery Proxy for Multicast DNS-Based Service Discovery. It describes a lightweight relay mechanism, a Discovery Relay, which allows Discovery Proxies to provide service on multicast links to which they are not directly attached.


Stuart Cheshire (
Ted Lemon (

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