[rfc-dist] RFC 4412 on Communications Resource Priority for the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)

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        RFC 4412

        Title:      Communications Resource Priority for the 
                    Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) 
        Author:     H. Schulzrinne,  J. Polk
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       February 2006
        Mailbox:    hgs at cs.columbia.edu, 
                    jmpolk at cisco.com
        Pages:      36
        Characters: 79193
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sip-resource-priority-10.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4412.txt

This document defines two new Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) header
fields for communicating resource priority, namely,
\"Resource-Priority\" and \"Accept-Resource-Priority\".  The
\"Resource-Priority\" header field can influence the behavior of SIP
user agents (such as telephone gateways and IP telephones) and SIP
proxies.  It does not directly influence the forwarding behavior of IP

This document is a product of the Session Initiation Protocol
Working Group of the IETF

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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