[rfc-dist] RFC 4587 on RTP Payload Format for H.261 Video Streams

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Wed Aug 23 11:10:49 PDT 2006

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        RFC 4587

        Title:      RTP Payload Format for H.261 
                    Video Streams 
        Author:     R. Even
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       August 2006
        Mailbox:    roni.even at polycom.co.il
        Pages:      17
        Characters: 37477
        Obsoletes:  RFC2032

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-avt-rfc2032-bis-13.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4587.txt

This memo describes a scheme to packetize an H.261 video stream for
transport using the \%Real-time Transport Protocol, RTP, with any of
the underlying protocols that carry RTP.

The memo also describes the syntax and semantics of the Session
Description Protocol (SDP) parameters needed to support the H.261
video codec.  A media type registration is included for this payload

This specification obsoletes RFC 2032.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Audio/Video Transport
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and 
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Internet Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization 
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