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6,17, 2006 H. Tschofenig Siemens July 5,16, 2005 Location Types Registry draft-ietf-geopriv-location-types-registry-01.txtdraft-ietf-geopriv-location-types-registry-02.txt Status of this Memo By submitting this Internet-Draft, each author represents that any applicable patent or other IPR claims of which he or she is aware have been or will be disclosed, and any of which he or she becomes aware will be disclosed, in accordance with Section 6 of BCP 79. Internet-Drafts are working documents of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), its areas, and its working groups. Note that other groups may also distribute working documents as Internet- Drafts. Internet-Drafts are draft documents valid for a maximum of six months and may be updated, replaced, or obsoleted by other documents at any time. It is inappropriate to use Internet-Drafts as reference material or to cite them other than as "work in progress." The list of current Internet-Drafts can be accessed at http://www.ietf.org/ietf/1id-abstracts.txt. The list of Internet-Draft Shadow Directories can be accessed at http://www.ietf.org/shadow.html. This Internet-Draft will expire on January 6,17, 2006. Copyright Notice Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2005). Abstract This document creates a registry for location types. The place types 'aircraft', 'airport', 'bus', 'car', home','automobile', 'residence', 'hotel', 'industrial', 'library', 'mall','shopping-area', 'government-building', 'office', 'restaurant', 'school', 'ship','watercraft', 'station', 'street', 'theater', 'hospital', 'train', 'truck', 'public''public', 'worship', 'convention center' and 'public-transport' are created with this document. Additional place types can be added on a 'First Come First Served' policy. Table of Contents 1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 2. Terminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 3. Location Types . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 4. IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 5. Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 910 6. Acknowledgements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1011 7. References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1112 7.1 Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1112 7.2 Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1112 Authors' Addresses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1112 Intellectual Property and Copyright Statements . . . . . . . . 1213 1. Introduction This document creates a registry for location types, such as bus, airport or hotel. 2. Terminology The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT", "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in . 3. Location Types This section describes types of location where an entity is located. The entity is not further specified and can be a person or an object such as a network access point. aircraft: The entity is in a plane, helicopter or balloon. airport: The entity is located in an airport, heliport or similar location. bus: The entity is travling in a public or charter bus. car:automobile: The entity is in an automobile. home:a railroad car. residence: The entity is in a private or residential setting, not necessarily the personal residence of the entity, e.g., including hotel or a friend's home. hotel: The entity is in a hotel, motel, inn or other lodging establishment. industrial: The entity is in an industrial setting, such as a manufacturing floor or power plant. library: The entity is in a library or other public place that provides access to books, musicmusic, periodicals, newspapers, pamphlets, prints, records, and reference materials. mall:tapes, are kept for reading, reference, or lending. shopping-area: The entity is frequenting a shopping mall or shopping area. This area is a large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways. government-building: The entity is at a building that houses a branch of government, such as a court, a parliament building or a police station. office: The entity is in a business setting, such as an office. outdoors: The entity is in a general outdoors area, such as a park or city streets. restaurant: The entity is in a restaurant, coffee shop or other public dining establishment. school: The entity is in a school or university, but not necessarily in a classroom or library. ship:watercraft: The entity is traveling in a water vesselvessel, ship or boat. station: The entity is located in a bus or train station. street: The entity is walking in a street. theater: The entity is in a theater, lecture hall, auditorium, class room, movie theater or similar facility designed for presentations, talks, plays, music performances and other events involving an audience. hospital: The entity is located in a medical facility. train: The entity is traveling in a train, monorail, maglev, cable car or similar conveyance. truck: The entity is in a truck, used primarily to carry goods rather than people. worship: The entity is at a religious rites where congregations gather for religious observances, such as a church, chapel, meetinghouse, mosque, shrine, synagogue, or temple. convention center: The entity is in a convention center. public: The entity is in a public area such as a shopping mall, street, park, public building, train station, airport or in public conveyance such as a bus, train, plane or ship. This general description encompasses the more precise descriptors 'street', 'public-transport', 'aircraft', 'ship', 'bus', 'train', 'airport', 'mall' and 'outdoors'. public-transport: The entity is using any form of public transport, including aircraft, bus, train or ship. 4. IANA Considerations This document creates new IANA registries for location types as listed in Section 3 starting with 'aircraft' and finishing with 'public-transport' . Following the policies outline in RFC 2434 , these tokens are assigned on a 'First Come First Served' policy. Each registration must include the name of the token and a brief description similar to the ones offered in for the initial registrations contained this document: Token Identifier: Identifier of the token Description: Brief description indicating the meaning of the token. Note that the usage of these tokens is not limited to XML and the 'Token Identifier' is the XML element content and not the XML element name. 5. Security Considerations This document defines a registry for location types and as such does not raise security issues. 6. Acknowledgements We would like to thank V. Gurbani, P. Kyzivat and J. Rosenberg for their work on RPID  which lead to the location types listed in this document. Many thanks to Allison Mankin for her guidance. 7. References 7.1 Normative References  Bradner, S., "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement Levels", March 1997.  Narten, T. and H. Alvestrand, "Guidelines for Writing an IANA Considerations Section in RFCs", BCP 26, RFC 2434, October 1998. 7.2 Informative References  Schulzrinne, H., "RPID: Rich Presence Extensions to the Presence Information Data Format (PIDF)", draft-ietf-simple-rpid-07 (work in progress), June 2005. 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