[XML-SIG] Content Syndication mailing list

Mark Nottingham mnot@pobox.com
Fri, 2 Jul 1999 17:01:00 +1000

Sorry, I should have been more specific. I'm talking about something in the
vein of RSS, Scriptingnews, MoreOerNews, etc. Perhaps syndication isn't the
best term?

ICE is interesting, but IMHO way too heavy for this; it requires HTTP POST,
etc. Getting people to implement such a complex protocol (it is
request/response) will not be easy.

Scoping it will be one of the first tasks for the list. At the most basic
level, it's allowing Web sites and WebLogs share lists of news and links to

On Thu, Jul 01, 1999 at 11:28:48PM -0700, Greg Stein wrote:
> Mark Nottingham wrote:
> > 
> > An open mailing list has been created to discuss XML content syndication
> > formats. Hopefully, it will be used to bring together the disparate efforts
> > currently under way and define a common format. At the very least, we can
> > start to get the discussions out in the open.
> Have you looked at the ICE stuff? That spec is intended to do content
> syndication.
> Cheers,
> -g
> --
> Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/

Mark Nottingham, Melbourne Australia 
mnot@pobox.com  http://www.mnot.net/