Advice for REST advocates

Jeff Bone jbone@jump.net
Thu, 23 Aug 2001 11:06:28 -0500


Exactly what Dave suggests --- or at least a first step --- is on my ToDo list.
We need to DeRPC the blogger API in order to demonstrate what we're talking
about.

Dave Winer wrote:

> > Well, there's a worldwide distributed hypermedia system called the
> > World-Wide Web which is pretty much entirely REST-oriented.  Is that a
> > good enough proof of concept for you?
>
> Sure. I use it every day.
>
> I was actually thinking of a project that scripters could do to hook up to a
> popular web app like Blogger (maybe Wiki) through REST so we could build
> glue and then look at the scripting interfaces and see if they differ in any
> meaningful way.
>
> Have a nice day,
>
> Dave
>
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