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LoST: A Location-to-Service Translation Protocol

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author Ted Hardie
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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