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RFC 5222

"LoST: A Location-to-Service Translation Protocol", August 2008

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5222.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updated by:
RFC 6848
Authors:
T. Hardie
A. Newton
H. Schulzrinne
H. Tschofenig
Stream:
IETF
Source:
ecrit (rai)

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Abstract

This document describes an XML-based protocol for mapping service identifiers and geodetic or civic location information to service contact URIs. In particular, it can be used to determine the location-appropriate Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) for emergency services. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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