Protocol for shopping over the Internet

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Author Ravi Reddy 
Last updated 1997-12-04
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This Internet-Draft specifies a standard method for shopping on the Internet. Using this protocol client programs can enumerate all the products sold by category, search for a particular product and find the cost or quantity of each product. After realizing the cost of a particular product, client programs can compare the price of this product sold on other Internet sites.


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