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Location Conveyance for the Session Initiation Protocol

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (sip WG)
Expired & archived
Authors James Polk , Brian Rosen
Last updated 2015-10-14 (Latest revision 2009-03-09)
Replaced by RFC 6442
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state WG Document
Document shepherd (None)
IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-sipcore-location-conveyance
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Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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Responsible AD Cullen Fluffy Jennings
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This document defines an extension to the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) to convey geographic location information from one SIP entity to another SIP entity. The extension covers end to end conveyance as well as location-based routing, where SIP servers make routing decisions based on the location of the user agent clients.


James Polk
Brian Rosen

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