[rfc-dist] RFC 6807 on Population Count Extensions to Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM)

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        RFC 6807

        Title:      Population Count Extensions to Protocol 
                    Independent Multicast (PIM) 
        Author:     D. Farinacci, G. Shepherd,
                    S. Venaas, Y. Cai
        Status:     Experimental
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       December 2012
        Mailbox:    dino at cisco.com, 
                    gjshep at gmail.com, 
                    stig at cisco.com,
                    yiqunc at microsoft.com
        Pages:      15
        Characters: 32114
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-pim-pop-count-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6807.txt

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.

This document is a product of the Protocol Independent Multicast Working Group of the IETF.

EXPERIMENTAL: This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the
Internet community.  It does not specify an Internet standard of any
kind. Discussion and suggestions for improvement are requested.
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