Re: DIENST, some comments

Markus Veittes (
Thu, 8 Sep 1994 16:10:21 +0200

On Sep 8, 12:56, Bert Bos wrote:
> Subject: DIENST, some comments
> One of the "related issues" in section 5 seems to point to distributed
> servers ("Server registration"). Exactly how servers should relay
> queries to each other is unclear to me. This probably needs additional
> mechanisms, not present in the current Dienst protocol.
>-- End of excerpt from Bert Bos

As far as I know, there are the registerd servers listed in the perl-
scripts of the dienst server software, and so the search is made
on all listed servers from the one which makes the search.

Original URL for dienst: <a href="">
Cornell CS Technical Reports</a>

We also plan to register our university in this CSTR project.


Markus Veittes

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