Specifying Civic Address Extensions in PIDF-LO

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Authors James Winterbottom  , Martin Thomson  , Richard Barnes 
Last updated 2010-12-16
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New fields are occasionally added to civic addresses. A backwardly- compatible mechanism for adding civic address elements to the Geopriv civic address format is described. A formal mechanism for handling unsupported extensions when translating between XML and DHCP civic address forms is defined for entities that need to perform this translation.


James Winterbottom (james.winterbottom@andrew.com)
Martin Thomson (martin.thomson@andrew.com)
Richard Barnes (rbarnes@bbn.com)

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