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From Dennis Reedy <dennis.re...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Lookup Service Discovery using DNS?
Date Tue, 12 Jan 2010 11:29:52 GMT

On Jan 12, 2010, at 620AM, Sim IJskes - QCG wrote:

> Dennis Reedy wrote:
>> On Jan 12, 2010, at 557AM, Sim IJskes - QCG wrote:
>>> Peter Firmstone wrote:
>>>> Anyone got any opinions about Lookup Service Discovery?
>>>> How could lookup service discovery be extended to encompass the internet?
  Could we utilise DNS to return locations of Lookup Services?
>>>> For world wide lookup services, our current lookup service might return a
massive array with too many service matches. Queries present the opportunity to reduce the
size of returned results, however security issues from code execution on the lookup service
present problems.
>>> I haven't seen any world wide deployments yet, at least not on my bench. :-)
And i would like to reserve my definite judgement before i have had an actual production deployment
of such a service.
>>> As i understand it, reggie will replicate information between its peers.
>> Reggie does no such replication.
> That makes it easier to create islands! :-)
> I've had 2 reggies running, and the service was registered on both of them (if i remember
correctly), so this was the clients doing?


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