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Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCPv6) Options for Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Servers

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft that was ultimately published as RFC 3319.
Author Henning Schulzrinne
Last updated 2015-10-14 (Latest revision 2002-11-05)
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Responsible AD Allison J. Mankin
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        RFC 3319

        Title:      Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCPv6)
                    Options for Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
        Author(s):  H. Schulzrinne, B. Volz
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       July 2003
        Pages:      7
        Characters: 14444
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:  None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sip-dhcpv6-01.txt


This document defines a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol version 6
(DHCPv6) option that contains a list of domain names or IPv6 addresses
that can be mapped to one or more Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
outbound proxy servers.  This is one of the many methods that a SIP
client can use to obtain the addresses of such a local SIP server.

This document is a product of the Session Initiation Protocol Working
Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for
the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the
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