[rfc-dist] RFC 6665 on SIP-Specific Event Notification

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        RFC 6665

        Title:      SIP-Specific Event Notification 
        Author:     A.B. Roach
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       July 2012
        Mailbox:    adam at nostrum.com
        Pages:      53
        Characters: 125556
        Obsoletes:  RFC3265
        Updates:    RFC3261, RFC4660

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-sipcore-rfc3265bis-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6665.txt

This document describes an extension to the Session Initiation
Protocol (SIP) defined by RFC 3261.  The purpose of this extension is
to provide an extensible framework by which SIP nodes can request
notification from remote nodes indicating that certain events have

Note that the event notification mechanisms defined herein are NOT
intended to be a general-purpose infrastructure for all classes of
event subscription and notification.

This document represents a backwards-compatible improvement on the
original mechanism described by RFC 3265, taking into account several
years of implementation experience.  Accordingly, this document
obsoletes RFC 3265.  This document also updates RFC 4660 slightly to
accommodate some small changes to the mechanism that were discussed
in that document.  [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
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