Comparing the "Economics" of REST and RPC
Thu, 16 Aug 2001 08:33:52 -0700
We're certainly moving towards XML for control representation in a big way.
I don't know of a significant or sincere alternative to SOAP et al.
Does your REST work cover why you hold this belief?
On Wednesday, August 15, 2001 10:28 PM, Roy T. Fielding
> XML is a fine format for resource representation. I just think it sucks
> for control messages, where strong typing/DTD behavior is not desirable
> and a simple, easy-to-parse syntax is far more useful.