Delivery of IPv4 Multicast Services to IPv4 Clients over an IPv6 Multicast Network, March 2017
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This document specifies a solution for the delivery of IPv4 multicast services to IPv4 clients over an IPv6 multicast network. The solution relies upon a stateless IPv4-in-IPv6 encapsulation scheme and uses an IPv6 multicast distribution tree to deliver IPv4 multicast traffic. The solution is particularly useful for the delivery of multicast service offerings to customers serviced by Dual-Stack Lite (DS-Lite).
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.