IETF RFC 8487

Mtrace Version 2: Traceroute Facility for IP Multicast

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Organization: IETF
Publication Date: 1 October 2018
Status: active
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This document describes the IP multicast traceroute facility, named Mtrace version 2 (Mtrace2). Unlike unicast traceroute, Mtrace2 requires special implementations on the part of routers. This specification describes the required functionality in multicast routers, as well as how an Mtrace2 client invokes a Query and receives a Reply.

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IETF RFC 8487
October 1, 2018
Mtrace Version 2: Traceroute Facility for IP Multicast
This document describes the IP multicast traceroute facility, named Mtrace version 2 (Mtrace2). Unlike unicast traceroute, Mtrace2 requires special implementations on the part of routers. This...

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