[JDEV] Re: jdev digest, Vol 1 #1261 - 11 msgs
jean-louis.seguineau at antepo.com
Sun Feb 17 20:42:02 CST 2002
One should keep in mind that the WV spec is meant to be used on wireless
handsets, primarely cellular phones, with SMS and WAP as a bearer.
And trying to type instant messages that are longer that 100-150 characters
becomes quickly cumbersome...
What is interrested however, is that this spec has been largely "inspired"
by the jabber protocol to say the least. A lot of interresting concepts have
been added in the field of presence attributes that might find their place
back into the jabber protocol. The way server-to-server communication is
handled, and the relay functionality is also worth considering.
I also tend to aggree with Ian saying that the TCP/IP binding over HTTP is
not up to the standard, any jabber afficionado will probably aggree. But
there is nothing in the spec that impose HTTP, it's just an implemetation.
(BTW why on earth do they all want to use HTTP as a bearer to do real-time
> Message: 8
> Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2002 15:00:08 -0600 (CST)
> From: Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org>
> To: jdev at jabber.org
> Subject: Re: [JDEV] Specification 1.0 for Wireless Village
> Reply-To: jdev at jabber.org
> I like how there's a 3k limit per message.
> Peter Saint-Andre
> email+jabber: stpeter at jabber.org
> web: http://www.saint-andre.com/
> On Sun, 17 Feb 2002, Wayne Sheppard wrote:
> > <snip>
> > > At the very least we should keep it on the radar as a possible interop
> > > target.
> > This is one of the primary goals of the spec, assured interop. This is
> > stated in the WV FAQ, that the hope is that other developers,
> > etc. will 'extend' their offerings to interop with IMPS. It seems to
> > garnered a lot of support as the founding members cover a lot of ground,
> > only from a hardware perspective, but from a carrier and technology
> > perspective as well.
> > Cheers,
> > Wayne Sheppard
> > www.corybant.com
> > www.vastcommunications.com
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