Automatic Assignment of BIER BFR-ids in OSPF

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Authors Zheng Zhang  , Cui Wang 
Last updated 2016-06-23 (latest revision 2015-12-21)
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[I-D.ietf-bier-architecture] has introduced a new method to forward multicast flow, without explicit multicast states storing in every node along the multicast paths. This document introduces a method to allocate BFR-id automatically through OSPF extension.


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