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Re: xml transfer over TCP

From: John J. Barton <John_Barton@hpl.hp.com>
Date: Thu, 10 May 2001 09:31:10 -0700
Message-Id: <4.3.2.7.2.20010510092934.02079eb0@hplex1.hpl.hp.com>
To: "Jean-Jacques Moreau" <moreau@crf.canon.fr>, Lucas Gonze <lucas@worldos.com>
Cc: xml-dist-app@w3.org
In what way is this significantly different from HTTP?
The only difference I see is the use of position rather
than keywords for parameters, a giant leap backwards.

John.

At 11:55 AM 5/9/2001 +0200, Jean-Jacques Moreau wrote:
>Lucas,
>
>I guess you've come across BEEP before?
>   command SP channel SP msgno SP more SP seqno SP size CRLF
>   [content type CRLF]
>   CRLF
>   XML data CRLF
>   END
>
>Jean-Jacques.
>
>
>
>Lucas Gonze wrote:
>
> > I am looking for examples of XML protocols that do message transfer 
> over "plain"
> > TCP, i.e. without an HTTP wrapper.  If you know something about the 
> formatting
> > it would be very helpful.
> >
> > For example, a Goa protocol message as sent over TCP, and without HTTP, is:
> > Goa CRLF
> > byte count of XML data CRLF
> > XML data
> >
> > Thanks in advance.
> >
> > - Lucas

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