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Re: "Binary XML" proposals
- From: Vassilis Papadimos <email@example.com>
- To: Al Snell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2001 16:49:05 -0700
On Fri, Apr 13, 2001 at 12:40:34AM +0100, Al Snell wrote:
> > conversely, I found XML-RPC to be about 3x slower than binary RPC.
> A lot of that might be HTTP overhead :-)
> Three-way handshake before you even send the request, the
> connection teardown? *retch*!
The three-way handshake is part of any TCP-based protocol, right?
Plus, with HTTP versions > 1.1, you can amortize the connection
overhead over multiple connections.
Are there any reasonable alternatives?