Network based messaging
shane at hathawaymix.org
Fri Jul 25 02:40:55 MDT 2008
Dave Smith wrote:
> I've looked at JMS and threw it out because of the Java dependencies. My
> software is mostly Python and C++. I also looked at (and used) CORBA,
> but it's too complex and the learning curve is killer. What I really
> want is D-Bus, but currently D-Bus doesn't support remote messaging
> since it relies on Unix Domain Sockets.
1. The Spread toolkit. There is a Python binding. I've used it before
(version 3.17); it works well. http://www.spread.org/
2. XMPP, the protocol behind Jabber. Some people believe it is going to
get very popular.
3. Something on top of Google's new Protocol Buffers. I can't tell you
the number of times I've wanted something generic like protobuf.
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