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RE: New draft: Application/Multiplexed

From: Herriot, Robert <Robert.Herriot@pahv.xerox.com>
Date: Fri, 4 May 2001 12:28:14 -0700
Message-ID: <51B8ABCE456FD111899900805F6FD6EE0BC3C40C@mercury.ADOC.xerox.com>
To: Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>, "Herriot, Robert" <Robert.Herriot@pahv.xerox.com>
Cc: IETF Applications Area general discussion list <discuss@apps.ietf.org>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Keith Moore [mailto:moore@cs.utk.edu]
> Sent: Thursday, May 03, 2001 10:47 PM

> if this is really intended just to solve some printing problems, how
> about calling it something like application/multiplexed-printer-data
> or some such?  I hate to see something which is intended as a stopgap
> measure given a name that makes it look like a 
> general-purpose facility.

Although problems in the printing world provide the motivation for
Application/Multiplexed, there may be other applications that would be able
to use it. So, I don't want to pick a name that suggests that this solution
is limited to printing applications. 
Received on Monday, 7 May 2001 00:40:51 UTC

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