[decentralization] Re: REST and POST

Mark Baker distobj@acm.org
Fri, 24 Aug 2001 22:13:48 -0400 (EDT)


> According to the REST advocates, no such application such exists.

Theoretically (no, I won't prove it, but I am looking at Linda related
papers to see what they've done).  Practically, there's lots of apps
that can't afford to use TCP, nevermind HTTP.

> I'm not sure if I believe them but I haven't yet found a counter-example. 

A multiplayer first-person-shooter, for example.

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