[rfc-dist] RFC 4660 on Functional Description of Event Notification Filtering

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        RFC 4660

        Title:      Functional Description of Event Notification 
        Author:     H. Khartabil, E. Leppanen,
                    M. Lonnfors, J. Costa-Requena
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       September 2006
        Mailbox:    hisham.khartabil at telio.no, 
                    eva-maria.leppanen at nokia.com, 
                    mikko.lonnfors at nokia.com,  
                    jose.costa-requena at nokia.com
        Pages:      31
        Characters: 63886
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-simple-event-filter-funct-05.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4660.txt

The SIP event notification framework describes the usage of the
Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) for subscriptions and notifications
of changes to the state of a resource.  The document does not
describe a mechanism whereby filtering of event notification
information can be achieved.

This document describes the operations a subscriber performs in order
to put filtering rules associated with a subscription to event
notification information in place.  The handling, by the subscriber,
of responses to subscriptions carrying filtering rules and the
handling of notifications with filtering rules applied to them are
also described.  Furthermore, the document conveys how the notifier
behaves when receiving such filtering rules and how a notification is
constructed.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the SIP for Instant Messaging and Presence 
Leveraging Extensions 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 
suggestions for improvements.Please refer to the current edition of the 
Internet Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization 
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