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Re: Requirements for reliable message delivery

From: Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2001 11:43:13 -0500
Message-Id: <200111201643.fAKGhDT05760@astro.cs.utk.edu>
To: Brian E Carpenter <brian@hursley.ibm.com>
cc: Discuss Apps <discuss@apps.ietf.org>, john_ibbotson@uk.ibm.com, rpk@us.ibm.com
overall this is a good requirements summary.

But I find no justification whatsoever for insisting that the reliable
message delivery system be layered on top of HTTP.  One could easily
conclude that expectation that HTTP should be used as a substrate for
applications requiring reliable message delivery is a large part of 
the problem.

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