LoST: A Location-to-Service Translation Protocol

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This document describes an XML-based protocol for mapping service identifiers and geospatial or civic location information to service contact URIs. In particular, it can be used to determine the location-appropriate PSAP for emergency services.


Ted Hardie (hardie@qualcomm.com)

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