Other things I don't get

Vance Shipley <>
Wed Jan 29 05:42:46 CET 2003


The World Wide Web was a huge success.  The protocols used were HTTP and
TCP/IP.  Therefore textual protocols are better than binary and IP is
better than TDM, ATM, etc.  It's obvious isn't it?      :)

Don't get me started on SIP ...

	-Vance

On Tue, Jan 28, 2003 at 06:35:27PM -0500, Shawn Pearce wrote:
}  
}  XML is great for a markup when humans are the majority of the systems
}  involved in processing / reading the format.  But when its a computer
}  system, its so much simpler (or so it seems) to use a tagged binary
}  format.



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