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This draft is a work item of the Multicast & Anycast Group Membership Working Group of the IETF.
Title : IGMP/MLD-based Multicast Forwarding ('IGMP/MLD
Author(s) : B. Fenner et al.
Filename : draft-ietf-magma-igmp-proxy-04.txt
Pages : 11
Date : 2003-9-25
In certain topologies, it is not necessary to run a multicast routing
protocol. It is sufficient to learn and proxy group membership
information and simply forward based upon that information. This
draft describes a mechanism for forwarding based solely upon Internet
Group Management Protocol (IGMP) or Multicast Listener Discovery
(MLD) membership information.
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