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"virtual connect-a-thon"

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Aug 1997 05:50:06 PDT
Message-Id: <33F844FE.DEBC9466@parc.xerox.com>
To: jwz@netscape.com, stef@nma.com
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
With regard to a discussion of MHTML testing, 
 Einar Stefferud wrote:

> Should we consider organizing some kind of virtual
> connect-a-thon over the Internet?

and Jamie Zawinski replied:

> That's worked nicely for S/MIME.  The end result was a chart of
> products known to interoperate with each other.  (Of course, you
> need more than two participants for it to make sense...)

Many folks are interested in organizing a "virtual connect-a-thon" for
HTTP/1.1. Do you have any pointers to people who have run such a thing?

Guidelines, anecdotes, descriptions of actual events, etc. would be
useful. It's easy to speculate, but a little history would help.

Larry
Received on Monday, 18 August 1997 05:55:13 EDT

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