Multicast Router Information Support

When you enable multicast routing on a virtual router, the router acts as a multicast router information (mrinfo) server. This feature enables the router to respond to mrinfo requests from other network hosts. Specifically, E Series virtual routers respond to DVMRP ask neighbors and DVMRP ask neighbors2 requests.

Each virtual router responds to mrinfo requests with a list of multicast interfaces and their IP addresses. If appropriate, the virtual router also supplies the following information for each interface:

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