IPP Mail Archive: Re: IPP> Chunked POST

IPP Mail Archive: Re: IPP> Chunked POST

Re: IPP> Chunked POST

Michael Sweet (mike@easysw.com)
Thu, 17 Dec 1998 14:35:09 -0500

Carl Kugler wrote:
> ...
> That's the whole "raison d'etre" of standards!

"The nice thing about standards is that there are so many of them."

> ...
> I'll bet you don't supply your own TCP/IP stack, although a few
> years ago you might have (at least on PC platforms).
> ...

Nope, but then TCP/IP (and the socket interface in general) is a
mature interface that has changed little in the last 10 years. HTTP
is still young enough that everyone is experimenting...

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products                  mike@easysw.com
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