Web Services: Its So Crazy, It Just Might Not Work

Mark Baker mbaker@markbaker.ca
Wed, 1 Aug 2001 01:44:46 -0400 (EDT)

> > What I think is a bad idea is where every network component has its own 
> > RPC interface different from every other.
> And at a guess, you think this is bad because of the coordination
> issues it raises, namely that discovering any given RCp interfaces
> sytax and expectations is so tedious/time consuming that it makes the
> whole system inefficient?

More than just inefficient, it makes it impractical.  But yes, that's it.