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I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-ssm-overview-03.txt



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This draft is a work item of the Source-Specific Multicast Working Group of the IETF.

	Title		: An Overview of Source-Specific Multicast(SSM) 
                          Deployment
	Author(s)	: S. Bhattacharyya et al.
	Filename	: draft-ietf-ssm-overview-03.txt
	Pages		: 13
	Date		: 25-Mar-02
	
This document provides an overview of the Source-Specific Multicast
(SSM) service and its deployment using the PIM-SM and IGMP/MLD
protocols.  The network layer service provided by SSM is a 'channel',
identified by an SSM destination IP address (G) and a source IP
address S.

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