[Bier] I-D Action: draft-ietf-bier-bierin6-02.txt

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A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts directories.
This draft is a work item of the Bit Indexed Explicit Replication WG of the IETF.

        Title           : Supporting BIER in IPv6 Networks (BIERin6)
        Authors         : Zheng(Sandy) Zhang
                          Zhaohui Zhang
                          IJsbrand Wijnands
                          Mankamana Mishra
                          Hooman Bidgoli
                          Gyan Mishra
	Filename        : draft-ietf-bier-bierin6-02.txt
	Pages           : 12
	Date            : 2022-01-06

   BIER is a new architecture for the forwarding of multicast data
   packets without requiring per-flow state inside the network.  This
   document describes how the existing BIER encapsulation specified in
   RFC 8296 works in an IPv6 non-MPLS network, referred to as BIERin6.
   Specifically, like in an IPv4 network, BIER can work over L2 links
   directly or over tunnels.  In case of IPv6 tunneling, a new IP "Next
   Header" type is to be assigned for BIER.

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