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RFC 3171

"IANA Guidelines for IPv4 Multicast Address Assignments", August 2001

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Status:
BEST CURRENT PRACTICE
Obsoleted by:
RFC 5771
Authors:
Z. Albanna
K. Almeroth
D. Meyer
M. Schipper
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mboned (ops)

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Abstract

This memo provides guidance for the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) in assigning IPv4 multicast addresses. This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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