The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) P-Private-Network-Indication Private-Header (P-Header)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Keith Drage  , Hans van Elburg 
Last updated 2009-07-21 (latest revision 2009-02-19)
Replaced by RFC 7316
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This document describes why a private network indication is needed. A private network indication allows other nodes in a network to treat private network traffic to a different set of rules then public network traffic. The indication also distinguishes one private network from another private network.


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