RFC 8857

The WebSocket Protocol as a Transport for the Binary Floor Control Protocol (BFCP), January 2021

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
V. Pascual
A. Román
S. Cazeaux
G. Salgueiro
R. Ravindranath
Stream:
IETF
Source:
bfcpbis (art)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8857

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Abstract

The WebSocket protocol enables two-way real-time communication between clients and servers. This document specifies the use of Binary Floor Control Protocol (BFCP) as a new WebSocket subprotocol enabling a reliable transport mechanism between BFCP entities in new scenarios.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.