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Re: XML protocol comparisons

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2000 08:51:04 -0800
Message-ID: <003601bf9a68$265b7ef0$c2bb1eac@redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Mark Baker" <mark.baker@Canada.Sun.COM>, <xml-dist-app@w3.org>
Cc: "Box, Don" <dbox@develop.com>
Regarding HTTP-NG, we tried to write up what the design requirements which
you can find in section 2 in the now otherwise expired IETF internet draft


I think they are still relevant.

Before this turns into a list of any protocol conceived in this space, it
might be useful to start thinking about how the various protocols relate to
each other. For example Don Box has proposed a XSL Transform from xml-rpc to
soap that you can find at


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,

> I agree completely, and was going to say exactly that.  The syntax
> that the protocol uses is mostly immaterial.  There are several
> extensible protocols out there that are relevant to this group that
> don't happen to use XML as their syntax; HTTP, for example.
Received on Thursday, 30 March 2000 11:51:50 UTC

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