Proactively Assigning CoAP Content-Format Numbers to Registered Media Types
draft-bormann-core-proactive-ct-00

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Abstract

In order to use a media type with the Constrained Application Protocol (CoAP), a numeric identifier needs to be registered for it, the Content-Format number. RFC 7252 defines registration procedures for Content-Format numbers. The present document defines a proactive procedure to register a Content-Format number for many of the media types that are registered and discusses the benefits and limitations of that approach.

Authors

Carsten Bormann (cabo@tzi.org)
Klaus Hartke (klaus.hartke@ericsson.com)

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