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RE: A summary to my last question.

From: Jim Whitehead <ejw@ics.uci.edu>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 1998 12:33:55 -0800
Message-ID: <01BD2A56.ABBA28A0.ejw@ics.uci.edu>
To: "'Fisher Mark'" <FisherM@exch1.indy.tce.com>
Cc: "w3c-dist-auth@w3.org" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>

On Monday, January 26, 1998 10:06 AM, Fisher Mark 
[SMTP:FisherM@exch1.indy.tce.com] wrote:
> Jim Whitehead wrote:
> >
> >I agree -- it does appear that a server-to-client protocol for
> transmission
> >of notification events would be a nice complementary protocol for
> WebDAV.
>
> Funny, I just started working on a protocol for event notification
> (called Event Notification Protocol -- clever, eh :)), using XML as the
> common notification data format.  I can probably let both of you get a
> look at the spec (I am having it reviewed now internally for the most
> egregious blunders in protocol design).  There just didn't seem to be
> any protocol designed just for event notification (X events would be
> very heavy for our application). Let me know if either or both of you
> are interested.

I'm very interested in looking at this document -- would you be willing to 
submit it as an Internet Draft?  I would also be interested in gathering 
people together to form a new IETF working group on this topic.

- Jim
Received on Monday, 26 January 1998 15:44:26 GMT

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