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Anycast-RP Using Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM)
RFC 4610

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From: The IESG <>
To: IETF-Announce <>
Cc: Internet Architecture Board <>,
    RFC Editor <>, 
    pim mailing list <>, 
    pim chair <>
Subject: Protocol Action: 'Anycast-RP using PIM' to Proposed 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Anycast-RP using PIM '
   <draft-ietf-pim-anycast-rp-08.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Protocol Independent Multicast 
Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Bill Fenner and Ross Callon.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

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Technical Summary

  This document describes a method for using an arbitrary number
  of active Rendezvous Points (RPs) in a single PIM domain.  RFC 3446
  describes such a method using MSDP; this document's method
  simply uses existing PIM messages.
Working Group Summary
  The working group came to consensus on this document.  The
  document was updated for several topics brought up at WG
  Last Call.
Protocol Quality
  Bill Fenner reviewed this spec for the IESG.  There are two known
  implementations, described in

RFC Editor Note