[Dev] Existing p2p systems for getting offline node back up to date?
sandvik at mac.com
Thu Nov 14 11:13:19 PST 2002
On Wednesday, Nov 13, 2002, at 12:07 US/Pacific, Andy Hertzfeld wrote:
> One simple answer is email. I think we can use email for lots
> of store-and-forward sharing purposes. Emails with special headers
> sent to other instances of Chandler wouldn't be presented as normal
> email but instead be used as the store-and-forward part of the sharing
> framework. You could even build a Groove-like, transaction-based relay
> server out of simple email, so no special purpose servers are required
> to be deployed.
SOAP the protocol actually supports email transport layers, now it's a
little bit overhead with parsing SOAP protocols, but in case that opens
up more avenues for smart routings as well as connecting to SOAP
services from Chandler...
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