Stephan Lichtenauer <fbsdlists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Am 28.03.2009 um 15:16 schrieb Jonas Sundström: ... > > simply allowing peers to find and trust > > each other. > > I think the ZeroConf/Bonjour technology might > be a good, open solution for that one. ... > (mDNSResponder) does exactly that. Having looked briefly at the available info, I don´t understand why they have to add DNS to the mix. On a LAN its not necessary and on the Internet most people don´t have domain names. Anyone got a clue for me here? ... > Here the BEEP protocol might help which is > used by SubEthaEdit (a collaborative editor > for OS X). Again libraries are already > available for that, maybe it might sense to > include that as an C++ API in Haiku? > More at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BEEP This looks interesting. Will have to do some reading. /Jonas.