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Multicast On-path Telemetry Solutions

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Haoyu Song , Mike McBride , Greg Mirsky , Gyan Mishra
Last updated 2021-01-19
Replaced by draft-ietf-mboned-multicast-telemetry
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This document discusses the requirement of on-path telemetry for multicast traffic. The existing solutions are examined and their issues are identified. Solution modifications are proposed to allow the original multicast tree to be correctly reconstructed without unnecessary replication of telemetry information.


Haoyu Song
Mike McBride
Greg Mirsky
Gyan Mishra

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