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        RFC 3117

        Title:      On the Design of Application Protocols
        Author(s):  M. Rose
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       November 2001
        Mailbox:    mrose@dbc.mtview.ca.us
        Pages:      25
        Characters: 57279
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-mrose-beep-design-03.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3117.txt

This memo describes the design principles for the Blocks eXtensible
eXchange Protocol (BXXP).  BXXP is a generic application protocol
framework for connection-oriented, asynchronous interactions.  The
framework permits simultaneous and independent exchanges within the
context of a single application user-identity, supporting both
textual and binary messages.

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