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Revised agenda for IETF BOF on 7th December 1994

From: Dave Raggett <dsr@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 94 19:11:20 GMT
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Cc: www-talk@info.cern.ch
This is a revised version of the agenda as sent out by Simon Spero.
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                HTTP - HyperText Transfer Protocol BOF 
                        Wednesday December 7th 1994                     
                                19:30-22:00     

HTTP - the HyperText Transfer Protocol is an applications protocol
which serves as the basis of the World Wide Web distributed hypertext
system.  The BOF has two main aims. The first goal is to review and correct
the updated HTTP 1.0 specification to make it suitable for standards track
advancement. The second aim is to discuss future work on the next versions of
HTTP, and to formally propose the setting up on a working group for HTTP.

Please send comments on the agenda to Dave Raggett <dsr@hplb.hpl.hp.com>


                        AGENDA
Administrivia:

        {Introduction
 5 mins {Presentation of Agenda
        {Changes to order of business

HTTP/1.0:

 30 mins Report from HTTP 1.0 review group (Roy Fielding,
                                            Henrik Nielsen
                                            and Bob Denny)

 50 mins Discussion arising from report (restricted to differences
         between the draft specification and existing practice).
        
 20 mins Discussion of limitations of HTTP 1.0 and
         options for short term fixes

HTTP-NG:

        {Architecture and Requirements (Simon Spero/Dave Raggett)
40 mins {Specification overview        (Simon Spero/Dave Raggett)
        {Implementation experience and 
        {measurements                  (Simon Spero/Dave Raggett)
        {Discussion

 5 mins {Formation of working group.
        {Adoption of proposed charter


REQUIRED READING:

   HTTP 1.0 specification and description of HTTP-NG
        http://info.cern.ch/hypertext/WWW/Protocols/Overview.html

-- Dave Raggett <dsr@hplb.hpl.com> tel: +44 272 228046 fax: +44 272 228003
Received on Monday, 28 November 1994 11:16:49 EST

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