RE: [decentralization] RE: p2p working group/standards
> How decentralized? Are DNS NAPTR and SRV records not enough?The lookup service itself has to be decentralized. There's no point in locking in to
> UDDI? JINI? I'd like to hear about other
> people's requirements. Here are mine:
> 1. ability to autonomously publish a named resource location
> 2. ability to reliably locate redundant instances of a named resource
a centralized directory. So:
ability to find a decentralized service in a decentralized manner.
> The only value of IETF and W3C standards lies in the referenceBefore implementations, I vote for a list of requirements, which is what we are doing
> implementations. Give me implementations first please.
> Standards later.
- Justin Chapweske said:
> ... switch to SHA-1.Probably going to SHA-1 isn't too big of a problem. I'll bring it up with
> The biggest group that I havn't yet talked to about this is the Gnutella
> guys, but I'm sure they'd be into it as well. Any Gnutellians on the
those that I know. Interestingly, there are ways to add file hashes within
the existing protocol specifications - it should even be backwards