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LoST: A Location-to-Service Translation Protocol

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Last updated: 2008-04-17 (latest revision 2006-03-01)
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This document describes an XML-based protocol for mapping service identifiers and geospatial or civic location information to service contact URIs. In particular, it can be used to determine the location-appropriate PSAP for emergency services.


Ted Hardie <>

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