System Applications WG: Raw Sockets API

This is the Wiki page for the Raw Sockets API draft in the W3C System Applications WG

Use Cases

  • An email client which communicates with SMTP, POP3 and IMAP servers
  • An irc client which communicates with irc servers.
  • Implementing an ssh app.
  • Communicating with existing consumer hardware, like internet connected TVs.
  • Game servers
  • Peer-to-peer applications
  • Local network multicast service discovery, e.g. UPnP/SSDP and mDNS

WG Drafts

Proposals (list of links)

Last modified on 4 April 2013, at 11:08