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Re: [Uri-review] ssh URI

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2009 19:07:31 +0200
Message-ID: <eb19f3360910121007i7f533958ycae1ffbfbeac4307@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Booth <david@dbooth.org>
Cc: Steve Suehring <suehring@braingia.org>, uri-review@ietf.org, uri@w3.org
On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 7:01 PM, David Booth <david@dbooth.org> wrote:
> I don't see a need to define a new URI scheme for this.  You can just
> define an http URI prefix for this purpose, as described in
> http://dbooth.org/2006/urn2http/
>
> Furthermore, as Graham Klyne suggested during a similar discussion
> earlier, "an HTTP URI can also retrieve a protocol [handler]
> implementation"
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/uri/2009Sep/0029.html
> This could dramatically improve the adoption rate of a new protocol.

You'd really be advocating retrieval of SSH protocol handlers over
untrusted HTTP connections? That's brave or something!

Dan
Received on Monday, 12 October 2009 17:08:06 GMT

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