Encapsulation for BIER in Non-MPLS IPv6 Networks

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Authors Jingrong Xie  , Liang Geng  , Mike McBride  , Rajiv Asati  , Senthil Dhanaraj  , Yongqing Zhu  , Zhuangzhuang Qin  , MooChang Shin  , Gyan Mishra  , Xuesong Geng 
Last updated 2021-08-26 (latest revision 2021-02-22)
Replaces draft-xie-bier-6man-encapsulation
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This document proposes a BIER IPv6 (BIERv6) encapsulation for Non- MPLS IPv6 Networks using the IPv6 Destination Option extension header. This document updates RFC 8296.


Jingrong Xie (xiejingrong@huawei.com)
Liang Geng (gengliang@chinamobile.com)
Mike McBride (mmcbride7@gmail.com)
Rajiv Asati (rajiva@cisco.com)
Senthil Dhanaraj (senthil.dhanaraj@huawei.com)
Yongqing Zhu (zhuyq8@chinatelecom.cn)
Zhuangzhuang Qin (qinzhuangzhuang@chinaunicom.cn)
MooChang Shin (himzzang@lguplus.co.kr)
Gyan Mishra (gyan.s.mishra@verizon.com)
Xuesong Geng (gengxuesong@huawei.com)

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