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NorthStar Planner Recommended Multicast Instructions


Following is a high-level, sequential outline of the functionalities of the Multicast feature.

  1. Open the advanced dog network in $WANDL_HOME/sample/original/router/advanced/dog.

  2. Create a multicast group as described in step 1 through step 5.

  3. Create multicast demands as described in step 6 through step 8.

  4. View information on effects of multicast demands in the network, such as paths and link utilization, in step 1 through step 5.

  5. Compare a network using multicast with one using unicast as shown in step 1 through step 7.