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A Hitchhikers Guide to the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Jonathan Rosenberg
Last updated 2006-06-21 (Latest revision 2006-03-01)
Replaced by RFC 5411
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Intended RFC status (None)
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-sip-hitchhikers-guide
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The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) is the subject of numerous specifications that have been produced by the IETF. It can be difficult to locate the right document, or even to determine the set of Request for Comments (RFC) about SIP. Don't Panic! This specification serves as a guide to the SIP RFC series. It lists the specifications under the SIP umbrella, briefly summarizes each, and groups them into categories.


Jonathan Rosenberg

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