Conveying Feature Tags with the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) REFER Method, May 2006
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 8217
- O. Levin
- sip (rai)
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The SIP "Caller Preferences" extension defined in RFC 3840 provides a mechanism that allows a SIP request to convey information relating to the originator's capabilities and preferences for handling of that request. The SIP REFER method defined in RFC 3515 provides a mechanism that allows one party to induce another to initiate a SIP request. This document extends the REFER method to use the mechanism of RFC 3840. By doing so, the originator of a REFER may inform the recipient as to the characteristics of the target that the induced request is expected to reach. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.