new telnet-like schemes

Doyle B. Myers (doyle@wrq.com)
Fri, 12 Jan 1996 15:10:57 -0700


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Date: Fri, 12 Jan 1996 15:10:57 -0700
To: www-html@w3.org
From: doyle@wrq.com (Doyle B. Myers)
Subject: new telnet-like schemes

We need to specify telnet-like connections, but with other protocols (e.g.,
LAT, NSVT, serial). Is there a generic scheme that would allow us to
express a connection type as a private parameter (terminal://lat...), or
would that require defining new schemes (lat:, nsvt:, etc.)?

Also, are there additional schemes similar to telnet and TN3270 that
specify other terminal types (HP, etc.), or a generic "other" terminal
scheme?

Doyle Myers
WRQ

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