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RE: Web-friendly SOAP

From: Joseph Hui <Joseph.Hui@exodus.net>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2002 13:45:44 -0700
Message-ID: <45258A4365C6B24A9832BFE224837D5523BBB5@SJDCEX01.int.exodus.net>
To: "Mark Baker" <distobj@acm.org>, "John Ibbotson" <john_ibbotson@uk.ibm.com>
Cc: <ice-ag@yahoogroups.com>, <ice-dev@yahoogroups.com>, "Laird Popkin" <laird@io.com>, "Paul Prescod" <paul@prescod.net>, "Walden Mathews" <waldenm@ilx.com>, <xml-dist-app@w3.org>, <xml-dist-app-request@w3.org>

My *exact* words were:

  "HTTP presumes a reliable transport, which UDP can't pr[o]vide."
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Joe Hui
Exodus, a Cable & Wireless service
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Baker [mailto:distobj@acm.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, June 19, 2002 1:50 PM
> To: John Ibbotson
> Cc: Joseph Hui; ice-ag@yahoogroups.com; ice-dev@yahoogroups.com; Laird
> Popkin; Paul Prescod; Walden Mathews; xml-dist-app@w3.org;
> xml-dist-app-request@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Web-friendly SOAP
> 
> 
> On Wed, Jun 19, 2002 at 09:05:37PM +0100, John Ibbotson wrote:
> > 
> > 
> > Joe,
> > HTTP is NOT a reliable transport.
> 
> No, because HTTP isn't a transport protocol.  TCP is though.
> 
> MB
> -- 
> Mark Baker, CTO, Idokorro Mobile (formerly Planetfred)
> Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.               distobj@acm.org
> http://www.markbaker.ca        http://www.idokorro.com
> 
Received on Wednesday, 19 June 2002 16:45:01 GMT

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