[FoRK] mod_pubsub way ahead of its time: Comet solves Ajax-envy

Eugen Leitl < eugen at leitl.org > on > Wed Mar 8 20:35:20 PST 2006

On Wed, Mar 08, 2006 at 07:50:19PM -0600, Ken Meltsner wrote:

> Recent presentation at the O'Reilly ETech conference highlighted
> "Comet," which is a new name for an old trick: using an open HTTP
> connection to send data to clients, rather than using polling like
> ajax.

What will happen if no data flows through for one minute, and b0rk3n
consumer NAT firewall decays the connection (Vigor, ahem)?
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