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From Donald <flying...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Adding a new Project on Jakarta
Date Fri, 14 Oct 2005 03:26:17 GMT
Sounds great!
Can we implement a JBI spec on the top of MINA?
I think MINA has a good foundation for it.

2005/10/14, jlopes@br.ibm.com <jlopes@br.ibm.com>:
>
>
> >Hello Joao,
>
> >2005/10/13, jlopes@br.ibm.com <jlopes@br.ibm.com>:
> >>
> >> The JFTP4I is a new idea for the concept of using FTP for integration
> >> purposes. Here in Brasil (and i think very much in the rest of the
> world),
> >> all the legacy systems are basically using FTP as a way of integrating
> >> different platforms running under TCP/IP. Example: we have a lot of cases
> >> of programs running in the mainframe that are actually using FTP to
> >> transmit data to the lower-platform. The JFTP4I is actually an
> application
> >> server that can support a number of deployed application inside the FTP
> >> engine. A general flow will be: The user(system) makes a put (or read)
> >> file request to the JFTP4I, the FTP engine then recognizes (using the XML
> >> configuration file) the actual FTPAction to be executed, and then
> >> delegates the flow to the right method inside the action - The framework
> >> uses the PODA/MVC II patterns, and is very similar to the Jakarta Struts
> >> framework (request -> controller -> Action). This framework can do a lot
> >> of things, like generate files dinamically (files that do not actually
> >> exist on disk, files that are created dinamically), implement
> personalized
> >> responses between systems, manage a secure exchange of files using
> >> detailed transactions, trace, and so forth.
> >
> >
> >Sounds very interesting and it is similar to what was in our MINA roadmap.
> >MINA project team will provide protocol handlers for well-known protocols
> >such FTP, HTTP, and SMTP on top of MINA. I guess your team has implemented
> >it without any network framework. It could be much better if we cooperate.
> >And perhaps we could cooperate with 'ftpserver' team who is already in
> >incubation.
>
> I love the idea, how can we organize this? Yes (kkkk) we had implemented the
> standart FTP commands :-P(PI and DTP) defined in the rfc959, just i
> nightmare to understand and use. Maybe we can join forces, why not.
>
>         []s, João
>
>
> >Please take a look around MINA web site:
>
> >http://directory.apache.org/subprojects/network/
>
> >'Getting Started' section will provide you enough information. It would be
> >great if you let me know what you think.
>
> >Cheers,
> >Trustin
> >--
> >what we call human nature is actually human habit
> >--
> >http://gleamynode.net/
>
>

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