[rfc-dist] RFC 5582 on Location-to-URL Mapping Architecture and Framework

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        RFC 5582

        Title:      Location-to-URL Mapping Architecture and Framework 
        Author:     H. Schulzrinne
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       September 2009
        Mailbox:    hgs+ecrit at cs.columbia.edu
        Pages:      17
        Characters: 42078
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ecrit-mapping-arch-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5582.txt

This document describes an architecture for a global, scalable,
resilient, and administratively distributed system for mapping
geographic location information to URLs, using the Location-to-Service
Translation (LoST) protocol.  The architecture generalizes well-known
approaches found in hierarchical lookup systems such as DNS.  This 
memo provides information for the Internet community.

This document is a product of the Emergency Context Resolution with Internet Technologies Working Group of the IETF.

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