''HTTP Envy'' and Presence Information Protocols

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Author Mark Day 
Last updated 1998-03-16
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There are a variety of proposals [Calsyn, Mohr] for building a presence information protocol as a variant or version of HTTP. This document summarizes why I believe that is not a good idea.


Mark Day (mday@alum.mit.edu)

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