Re: [rest-discuss] Is REST Winning?
- *sigh* the downside of living in the UK is that all the interesting
conversations happen when you are in the land of nod.
On 6/1/07, Bill de hOra <bill@...> wrote:
> > On 5/31/07, Bill de hOra <bill@... <mailto:bill%40dehora.net>> wrote:
> > > I've seen arrant nonsense around transactions
> ... WWW is the wrong environment for ACID semantics.
Two-phase commit over the web is brittle & highly latent. This is why
WS-Transaction (AT) is a bad idea.
"Long-running" (aka compensatory) transactions are the way to go.
- Joe Gregorio wrote:
> > As a side note, I'd really like to see the RESTVery nice, thanks! Guess it's not a crazy idea after all... ;-)
> architecture style of
> > contrained interface and URLs for everything be adopted by some
> > frameworks used for the *DESKTOP* development.
> You are in good company: