[rfc-dist] RFC 4896 on Signaling Compression (SigComp) Corrections and Clarifications

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        RFC 4896

        Title:      Signaling Compression (SigComp) Corrections and 
        Author:     A. Surtees, M. West,
                    A.B. Roach
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       June 2007
        Mailbox:    abigail.surtees at roke.co.uk, 
                    mark.a.west at roke.co.uk, 
                    adam at estacado.net
        Pages:      28
        Characters: 58435
        Updates:    RFC3320, RFC3321, RFC3485

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-rohc-sigcomp-impl-guide-10.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4896.txt

This document describes common misinterpretations and some
ambiguities in the Signaling Compression Protocol (SigComp), and
offers guidance to developers to resolve any resultant problems.
SigComp defines a scheme for compressing messages generated by
application protocols such as the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP).
This document updates the following RFCs: RFC 3320, RFC 3321, and RFC

This document is a product of the Robust Header Compression
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
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