Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 20th Aug 2010 21:40 UTC, submitted by koki
BeOS & Derivatives This summer, too, the Haikuproject is part of the Google Summer of Code event. One of the more interesting projects is the Services Kit (draft document!) by Christophe "Shusui" Huriaux, which is an API to facilitate the creation of native web-enabled programs using standard web protocols and data exchange mechanisms.
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Student vs. practicing engineer
by vivainio on Sat 21st Aug 2010 05:48 UTC
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2008-12-26

Take a look at the draft proposal:

https://docs.google.com/View?id=dfc49mzx_7gq8fbgfw

Here's how a pro would explain the same thing:

"We are going to implement wget/cUrl/urllib/QNetworkAccessManager-like thingie for Haiku. We might throw in some data extractors (using JSON/XML parsers) if we have the time, though we are not sure whether it really belongs to this layer."

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