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Re: How to add new "protocols" ?

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Feb 1997 15:33:40 PST
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To: touch@isi.edu
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
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Actually, I'm not looking for anything. I think it's an interesting
academic exercise, but there's little desire for other protocol
support in HTTP. If you want to name such things with URLs,
I think having a new URL scheme would be a better fit:


the orthogonality between in-band and out-of-band protocol
isn't useful.

Anyway, followup to "uri@bunyip.com"

Received on Tuesday, 18 February 1997 16:44:56 UTC

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