RFC 5496

The Reverse Path Forwarding (RPF) Vector TLV, March 2009

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5496.txt
File formats:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
IJ. Wijnands
A. Boers
E. Rosen
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pim (rtg)

Cite this RFC: TXT  |  XML

DOI:  10.17487/RFC5496

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Abstract

This document describes a use of the Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) Join Attribute as defined in RFC 5384, which enables PIM to build multicast trees through an MPLS-enabled network, even if that network's IGP does not have a route to the source of the tree. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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