A General Mechanism for RTP Header Extensions, October 2017
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 5285
- D. Singer
R. Even, Ed.
- avtcore (art)
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This document provides a general mechanism to use the header extension feature of RTP (the Real-time Transport Protocol). It provides the option to use a small number of small extensions in each RTP packet, where the universe of possible extensions is large and registration is decentralized. The actual extensions in use in a session are signaled in the setup information for that session. This document obsoletes RFC 5285.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.