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Re: HTTP: T-T-T-Talking about MIME Generation

From: Dave Kristol <dmk@allegra.att.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Dec 94 16:50:27 EST
Message-Id: <9412162218.AA01423@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
To: ses@tipper.oit.unc.edu
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
 Simon E Spero <ses@tipper.oit.unc.edu> says:
  > Well, there's always my other response :-) One of the things I talked about
  > with Alex at the IETF was making a slight change to the SESSION proposal. 
  > The idea is to use the SESSION method to switch the connection over to 
  > running SCP, and then use SCP to manage multiple sequential HTTP 1.0 
  > transactions. It turns out that this technique allows even more code to be
  > reused than using MIME multipart, and provides a very obvious transition
  > path to full HTTP-NG. 

Do you (or Alex -- Alex, are you out there?) have a reference for the SCP
proposal?  Somehow I failed to get a reference or paper at the IETF.

Dave
Received on Friday, 16 December 1994 14:21:32 EST

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