The following table lists the RFC documents related to PIM protocol.

RFC

Description

RFC3569

An Overview of Source-Specific Multicast (SSM)

RFC4601

Protocol Independent Multicast - Sparse Mode (PIM-SM):

Protocol Specification (Revised)

RFC5059

Bootstrap Router (BSR) Mechanism

for Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM)

RFC4607

Source-Specific Multicast for IP