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Re: Transmission Delay

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Thu, 30 May 1996 20:23:25 PDT
To: rwilmot@explorer.csc.com
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <96May30.202339pdt.2733@golden.parc.xerox.com>
> When can I expect a reply?  I have been told that HTTP will not work over 
> a satelite hop.  I sure would like someone to verify if that is true.

> Thanks
> Stay the course
> Roger Wilmot
> rwilmot@csc.com

HTTP will work over carrier pigeons (RFC 1149) and thus I can assure
you with certainty that it will 'work over a satelite hop'.

Received on Thursday, 30 May 1996 20:28:14 EDT

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