Multi-party Instant Message (IM) Sessions Using the Message Session Relay Protocol (MSRP)

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Authors Aki Niemi  , Miguel García 
Last updated 2008-12-02 (latest revision 2007-03-07)
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The Message Session Relay Protocol (MSRP) defines a mechanism for sending instant messages within a peer-to-peer session, negotiated using the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) and the Session Description Protocol (SDP). This document defines the necessary tools for establishing multi-party instant messaging (IM) sessions, or chat rooms, with MSRP.


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