database logo graphic

RFC 6807

"Population Count Extensions to Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM)", December 2012

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6807.txt
This document is also available in this non-normative format: PDF.
Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Authors:
D. Farinacci
G. Shepherd
S. Venaas
Y. Cai
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pim (rtg)

Cite this RFC: TXT  |  XML

Other actions: Find Errata (if any)  |  Submit Errata  |  Find IPR Disclosures from the IETF


Abstract

This specification defines a method for providing multicast distribution-tree accounting data. Simple extensions to the Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) protocol allow a rough approximation of tree-based data in a scalable fashion. This document defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


Go to the RFC Editor Homepage.