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RFC 3261, "SIP: Session Initiation Protocol", June 2002

Source of RFC: sip (rai)
See Also: RFC 3261 w/ inline errata

Errata ID: 1073
Status: Verified
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Marco Ambu
Date Reported: 2005-12-15
Verifier Name: Robert Sparks
Date Verified: 2010-04-03

 

I would like to show you an error in RFC 3261. I've discussed in
SIP-implementors mailing list too.

in RFC 3261 page 44 par 8.1.3.4 there is an example of URI (contact URI)
with uri headers:

sip:user@host?Subject=foo&Call-Info=<http://www.foo.com>

I've noticed that URI header "Call-Info" has a value with characters not
allowed in uri headers.

The BNF says that an header value must contain characters in   
hnv-unreserved or unreserved or escaped but '<' and '>' are not in that set.

The right example should be the following:
sip:user@host?Subject=foo&Call-Info=%3Chttp://www.foo.com%3E  

It should say:

[not submitted]

Notes:

from pending

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