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Re: Lazy Blob

From: Florian Bösch <pyalot@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Aug 2012 18:04:39 +0200
Message-ID: <CAOK8ODhP=CKEZJuVvhNC-rJ+A7H3O8bEikhLv-i0ZGpo0ez8Lw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>
Cc: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>, Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>, Jungkee Song <jungkee.song@samsung.com>
On Thu, Aug 2, 2012 at 5:58 PM, Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com> wrote:

> All WS usage requires a particular (application specific) implementation
> on the server, does it not? Notwithstanding that fact, such usage will fall
> into certain messaging patterns. I happened to give an example of two
> possible message patterns and showed how the proposal under discussion
> could address those patterns. It is not necessary to marry my proposal to a
> specific sub-protocol on WS in order to provide useful functionality that
> can be exploited by applications that use those functions.

If you wish to introduce a particular browser supported semantic for which
a specific implementation on the server is required, then people should be
able to consult a standard that tells them how they have to provide this
implementation. Therefore it is quite necessary to marry your desire to
extend remote blobs  to WS to a protocol, otherwise you'll have a browser
implemented protocol that nobody knows how to implement.
Received on Friday, 3 August 2012 01:32:59 UTC

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