[standards-jig] Pondering DTCP

Matthias Wimmer m at tthias.net
Thu Dec 12 21:33:26 UTC 2002

Hi Justin!

Justin Karneges wrote:

>Two additional possible uses for DTCP:
>- Direct client-to-client exchanging of XML.
There is already a well established protocol for this in our comunity, 
it's name is Jabber.

>- TCP tunneling, for arbitrary application use (say, a chess game).
For a chess game you can send <message/>s to the other client or use the 
existing protocol used by chess programs like GNU chess.
Games in general in most cases don't send much data (like chess) or need 
faster protocols then TCP.

Tot kijk

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