RFC 4570

Session Description Protocol (SDP) Source Filters, July 2006

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
B. Quinn
R. Finlayson
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mmusic (rai)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC4570

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Abstract

This document describes how to adapt the Session Description Protocol (SDP) to express one or more source addresses as a source filter for one or more destination "connection" addresses. It defines the syntax and semantics for an SDP "source-filter" attribute that may reference either IPv4 or IPv6 address(es) as either an inclusive or exclusive source list for either multicast or unicast destinations. In particular, an inclusive source-filter can be used to specify a Source-Specific Multicast (SSM) session. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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