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Concluded WG Simple Internet Protocol (sip-o)

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WG Name Simple Internet Protocol
Acronym sip-o
Area Applications Area (app)
State Concluded
Charter (None)
Document dependencies
Personnel Chairs Bob Hinden, Dr. Steve E. Deering
Area Director Scott O. Bradner
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Date Milestone Associated documents
Jun 1993 Incorporate security into SIP.
Mar 1993 Post as an Internet-Draft a report on the initial implementation and experience with SIP.
Jan 1993 Make available a public domain implementation of SIP for the UNIX-BSD socket environment.
Jan 1993 Make available a public domain version of modified TCP and UDP for the UNIX-BSD socket environment.
Jan 1993 Post as an Internet-Draft a specification for the SIP MIB. Detail the operation of SNMP over SIP.

Done milestones

Date Milestone Associated documents
Done Post an Internet-Draft specifying changes to RIP needed for SIP.
Done Post the complete SIP specification as an Internet-Draft. This specification shall include the header format, the address format, ICMP and IGMP, the fragmentation protocol, the source route protocol, and the the requirements SIP imposes on higher layer protocols and lower later protocols, e.g., ARP.
Done Post an Internet-Draft specifing the SIP addressing and routing architecture. Include discussion of multicast and mobile host support as well as a discussion of how policy routing can be supported. Detail the changes required to OSPF, BGP, and RIP.