Re: Service announcement scheme - (Re: [Sugar-devel] A small request.)

2009-02-02 Thread Martin Langhoff
On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 1:17 AM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@laptop.org wrote: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/login.jsp?url=/iel5/4489030/4489031/04489571.pdf?temp=x I don't want adventure. I want something old and safe ;-) Maybe we can fake this with good old DNS lookups - but those will fail

Re: Service announcement scheme - (Re: [Sugar-devel] A small request.)

2009-02-02 Thread C. Scott Ananian
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 4:21 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 1:17 AM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@laptop.org wrote: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/login.jsp?url=/iel5/4489030/4489031/04489571.pdf?temp=x I don't want adventure. I want something old and

Re: Service announcement scheme - (Re: [Sugar-devel] A small request.)

2009-02-02 Thread david
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 4:21 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 1:17 AM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@laptop.org wrote: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/login.jsp?url=/iel5/4489030/4489031/04489571.pdf?temp=x I don't want adventure. I want something old

Re: Service announcement scheme - (Re: [Sugar-devel] A small request.)

2009-02-02 Thread C. Scott Ananian
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 1:15 AM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 6:39 PM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@laptop.org wrote: My suggestions: DNS-SD and libepc (http://live.gnome.org/libepc/). There's no need for Sugar-specific solutions here; we just need to use

Re: Service announcement scheme - (Re: [Sugar-devel] A small request.)

2009-02-02 Thread Martin Langhoff
On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 11:13 AM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@laptop.org wrote: 802.11s is not simple, nor safe. lol. That's right. Now, you are talking about DNS-SD without mDNS. Spent some good time reading up on both, and DNS-SD sounds good for what we're trying to do. Everybody uses them

Re: Service announcement scheme - (Re: [Sugar-devel] A small request.)

2009-02-01 Thread C. Scott Ananian
On Sun, Feb 1, 2009 at 9:35 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 3:24 PM, Martin Langhoff martin.langh...@gmail.com wrote: So this depends on a simple service-announcement scheme. I'll sidestep the how of it, and say: In terms of getting a service

Re: Service announcement scheme - (Re: [Sugar-devel] A small request.)

2009-02-01 Thread Martin Langhoff
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 6:39 PM, C. Scott Ananian csc...@laptop.org wrote: My suggestions: DNS-SD and libepc (http://live.gnome.org/libepc/). There's no need for Sugar-specific solutions here; we just need to use existing standard solutions. Yep - I want existing standard stuff, but the devil