Re: Re SGML URC spec comments

Brian Behlendorf (
Sun, 25 Jun 1995 20:54:43 -0700 (PDT)

Date: Sun, 25 Jun 1995 20:54:43 -0700 (PDT)
From: Brian Behlendorf <>
Subject: Re: Re SGML URC spec comments
To: Terry Allen <>
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On Sun, 25 Jun 1995, Terry Allen wrote:
> >The question is, how does one ask for the complete set of SOAPs
> > for a given page?
> I don't think you can, other than by querying all the UR* servers
> you know about.  If anyone can make an URC (potentially including
> a SOAP, as URCs are extensible), then a SOAP could pop up anywhere.

It would be nice if the author/server *could* provide a pointer to those 
SOAPs (man, two levels of indirection) as a service.  This would imply 
the SOAP-creation agent would send some sort of notification to the 
original dociument's server, which could be ignored if the server doesn't 
want to support it.  

This is what I thought the HTTP method/response header LINK was all about 
way back when.


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