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I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-udlr-multicast-issues-00.txt



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This draft is a work item of the UniDirectional Link Routing Working Group of the IETF.

	Title		: Identifying Multicast Implications in a Link-Layer 
                          Tunneling Mechanism for Unidirectional Links
	Author(s)	: J. Takei, H. Izumiyama
	Filename	: draft-ietf-udlr-multicast-issues-00.txt
	Pages		: 6
	Date		: 28-Mar-02
	
This document describes operational information for deploying
multicast network with link layer tunneling mechanism which
defined in [RFC3077]. RFC3077 defines the mechanism which allows a
operator to integrate unidirectional link(e.g. satellite link
etc..) into the network transparently. In some multicast network
configuration, a certain configuration for unidirectional link
are necessary. This document clarifies the problem that exist when
a operator use a multicast routing protocol with link layer
tunneling mechanism. It also describes how to solve those problem
with short term solutions and also long term solutions.
This document does not define any new protocol.

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