synapse-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Sanjiva Weerawarana <sanj...@opensource.lk>
Subject Re: Comet support on our NIO HTTP?
Date Mon, 21 Jul 2008 12:24:16 GMT
On the server-side, why is Comet different from a keep-alive connection 
where we have to process multiple independent requests on the same socket 
connection?

Sanjiva.

Paul Fremantle wrote:
> Folks
> 
> One of the things I am increasingly interested in is events and EDA,
> and while Synapse already supports Atom, JMS, XMPP (tho not XMPP
> pub/sub AFAIK), I think it might be interesting to think how you would
> implement a Comet model
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comet_(programming) with Synapse.
> 
> It seems to me that our NIO HTTP model is very suited in one way
> (async), but I guess we'd probably need to do a lot of work to support
> handling more than one message per connection because its not clear to
> me how you would associate the messages with the connection.
> 
> Thoughts?
> 
> Paul
> 
> 

-- 
Sanjiva Weerawarana, Ph.D.
Founder & Director; Lanka Software Foundation; http://www.opensource.lk/
Founder, Chairman & CEO; WSO2, Inc.; http://www.wso2.com/
Member; Apache Software Foundation; http://www.apache.org/
Visiting Lecturer; University of Moratuwa; http://www.cse.mrt.ac.lk/

Blog: http://sanjiva.weerawarana.org/

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@synapse.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@synapse.apache.org


Mime
View raw message