[rfc-dist] RFC 6442 on Location Conveyance for the Session Initiation Protocol

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        RFC 6442

        Title:      Location Conveyance for the Session 
                    Initiation Protocol 
        Author:     J. Polk, B. Rosen,
                    J. Peterson
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       December 2011
        Mailbox:    jmpolk at cisco.com, 
                    br at brianrosen.net, 
                    jon.peterson at neustar.biz
        Pages:      35
        Characters: 80795
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sipcore-location-conveyance-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6442.txt

This document defines an extension to the Session Initiation
Protocol (SIP) to convey geographic location information from one
SIP entity to another SIP entity.  The SIP extension covers
end-to-end conveyance as well as location-based routing, where SIP
intermediaries make routing decisions based upon the location of the
Location Target.  [STANDARDS-TRACK]

This document is a product of the Session Initiation Protocol Core 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 state and
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