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RE: names/attribute standards/protocols

From: <Art.Barstow@nokia.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2003 09:12:55 -0400
Message-ID: <5C76D29CD0FA3143896D08BB1743296A0169C371@bsebe001.americas.nokia.com>
To: <guy.simcox@poweredbyascent.com>
Cc: <www-di@w3.org>

Regarding a client/server protocol for device capabilities, see:

 User Agent Profile v2.0 Candidate
 http://www.openmobilealliance.org/documents.asp

-----Original Message-----
From: ext Guy Simcox [mailto:guy.simcox@poweredbyascent.com]
Sent: Tuesday, July 01, 2003 7:46 AM
To: 'www-di@w3.org'
Subject: names/attribute standards/protocols


I have just read the document 'http://www.w3.org/TR/cpc-req/' @ w3.org hopping to discover if there are any formal standards protocols for device manufactures and web server developers to adhere to regarding the names/attributes for devise capabilities. If a phone requested a screen size of 800 x 600 what would you place in the http request? How is this done on the phone? And how would a server no how to interpret this in order to facilitate the devices request? "Screen-size" and "size-of-screen" are completely different to a computer! (we need a standard or protocol I guess! ).

Thank you for your time

Struggling Student Developer
Guy.
Received on Tuesday, 1 July 2003 09:13:18 UTC

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