[standards-jig] JEP-0047 (IBB) Updated

Matt Tucker matt at jivesoftware.com
Mon Apr 7 18:23:47 UTC 2003


Temas,

> Chess would probably 
> have a protocol for saying who is what color, and then you 
> would have to know how to decode each packet, you would have 
> to know if you use a stream per packet, or how to delimit 
> packets.  The streams are like TCP, you have to have 
> something else on it, so the meta data is probably encoded in 
> the stream, not actually along side the encoded data.  Is 
> that clear at all?

Sure, that makes sense. I guess what I'm really looking for is a JEP that can be used to pass arbitrary data back and forth,
including meta-data (maybe SOAP?). That could then integrate with IBB for large file transfer, while keeping IBB itself very simple.

Regards,
Matt




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