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Voice Messaging Client Behaviour (RFC4024)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000126236D
Original Publication Date: 2005-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jul-09
Document File: 10 page(s) / 19K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

G. Parsons: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document defines the expected behaviour of a client to various aspects of a Voice Profile for Internet Mail (VPIM) message or any voice and/or fax message.

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Network Working Group                                         G. Parsons
Request for Comments: 4024                               Nortel Networks
Category: Informational                                      J. Maruszak
                                                               July 2005


                   Voice Messaging Client Behaviour

Status of This Memo

   This memo provides information for the Internet community.  It does
   not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Distribution of this
   memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2005).

Abstract

   This document defines the expected behaviour of a client to various
   aspects of a Voice Profile for Internet Mail (VPIM) message or any
   voice and/or fax message.

Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction..................................................  2
   2.  Conventions Used in This Document.............................  2
   3.  Message Icon..................................................  3
       3.1.  Proposed Mechanism......................................  3
   4.  Sender's Number Column........................................  3
       4.1.  Proposed Mechanism......................................  4
   5.  Message Size..................................................  4
       5.1.  Proposed Mechanism......................................  4
   6.  Media Viewer..................................................  5
       6.1.  Proposed Mechanism......................................  6
   7.  Mark Message as Read..........................................  6
       7.1.  Proposed Mechanism......................................  6
   8.  Security Considerations.......................................  7
   9.  Informative References........................................  7
   10. Acknowledgments...............................................  8


Parsons & Maruszak           Informational                      [Page 1]
RFC 4024            Voice Messaging Client Behaviour           July 2005


1.  Introduction

   As Internet messaging evolves into unified messaging, the term
   "e-mail" no longer refers to text-only messages.  Today's "e-mail"
   are often multi-media.  That is, they can have numerous non-text
   parts.  These parts can be attachments or can contain voice and/or
   fax.

   Each of voice, fax, and text have their own distinct characteristics,
   which are intuitive to the user.  For example, each of these message
   types require a different media viewer (text editor for text, audio
   player for voice, and image viewer for fax), and the dimensions of
   message size are als...