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I-D ACTION:draft-lee-xcast-ethernet-01.txt



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	Title		: Xcast over Ethernet
	Author(s)	: J. Lee
	Filename	: draft-lee-xcast-ethernet-01.txt
	Pages		: 10
	Date		: 04-Sep-01
	
Explicit multicast(Xcast)[XCST] is a new kind of Internet multicast
and complements the Host Group Model multicast in the sense of
multicast benefits. Xcast encodes addresses of destinations within
its datagram and requires neither any routing information exchange
nor state management. Xcast routing utilizes legacy unicast routing
information managed at the node and is expected to have performance
good enough for small size multicast groups.

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