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Re: tcp: URI scheme

From: <noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2009 12:26:40 -0400
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: Erik Wilde <dret@berkeley.edu>, URI <uri@w3.org>, uri-request@w3.org
Message-ID: <OFDB559415.4D7C4185-ON85257617.0059DA59-85257617.005A04A1@lotus.com>
Question:  if we do have such a scheme, what is the resource that a 
tcp:xxxxx URI identifies?  I presume it's an endpoint on the network, 
typically an IP address and port, that supports TCP connections?


Noah Mendelsohn 
IBM Corporation
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Cambridge, MA 02142

Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
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08/18/2009 02:37 PM
        To:     Erik Wilde <dret@berkeley.edu>
        cc:     URI <uri@w3.org>, (bcc: Noah Mendelsohn/Cambridge/IBM)
        Subject:        Re: tcp: URI scheme

* Erik Wilde wrote:
>> There are quite a number of applications that support something that
>> looks like a 'tcp' scheme and at times they go on and call it that.
>> It's just not standardized or registered.
>would you mind giving a couple of examples and/or pointers? if there are 
>applications using such a "scheme", there actually might be value in 
>having a common convention of how to identify a TCP "resource".

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