What is needed to build distributed applications.

Published on September 17, 2007

Tim Ewald responds to Don's question about the validity of the the four tenets. Don asked for input...

This quote really struck home:

And finally, I'm not sure I want to build on a layer designed to factor HTTP in on top of a layer that was designed to factor it out.

Considering that I am using the library that Tim is referring to (System.Servicemodel.Web) I certainly can understand his reluctance.  Tim's description of what he needs to build a distribution application is bang on.  Now if only someone would go away and write it.  By next week would be fine!