On Mon, Aug 30, 2021 at 5:28 PM Alexander G. M. Smith <agmsmith@xxxxxx>
On 2021-08-30 11:55 a.m., Adrien Destugues wrote:
> There aren't any reasons to use this specific API outside of C++
code. You can use curl or some already
> existing support in the language and toolkit you're using.
Good point. Ruby Gems will have been built to use OpenSSL and other
existing libraries anyways.
> The main concern here is to have something that is easy to use in
BeAPI based applications, and solving
> the problem of converting the events from socket select/poll to
BMessages. If you are not in that case,
> the existing libraries will probably do a better job.
I had a look at https://github.com/nielx/haiku-netservices-rfc and it
seems fine - I like the use of BMessages for notifications.
Uploads are a bit limited, or is that implied functionality?
peer isn't implemented (though a separate BitTorrent client makes more
sense than cluttering the API).
Should anything be done for IPFS support
(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/InterPlanetary_File_System) or just rely
on HTTP gateways?