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Re: Application protocols and Address Translation

From: Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>
Date: Thu, 05 Dec 2002 01:12:18 -0500
Message-Id: <200212050612.gB56CIj10061@astro.cs.utk.edu>
To: Marshall Rose <mrose@dbc.mtview.ca.us>
cc: Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>, discuss@apps.ietf.org

> if you can establish a single TCP connection, then you can have arbitrary
> message patterns (e.g., initiator receives requests from listener) and/or you
> can multiplex traffic over it, if your application so chooses.

yep, it helps to be able to multiplex over a single existing connection,
and BEEP certainly helps you do that.  though in practice you may also
need proxies that can route messages through a mesh of such connections.
Received on Thursday, 5 December 2002 01:16:32 EST

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