RE: [Geopriv] HELD Emergency Text

From: Brian Rosen ^lt;br@brianrosen.net>
Date: Tue Oct 02 2007 - 09:05:25 EDT

> > Furthermore, related to HTTPS vs HTTP, should there be some text stating
> > that for ES applications, if HTTPS fails, try HTTP ( la SIP)?
> >
> [AJW] Hmmm.... I am not sure that same applies necessarily. For location
> the intent is that you try an acquire it ahead of time, so if you can't
> get it at call time you still have something. So may be it is reasonable
> to say something to the effect that if you can't get location at boot time
> due to TLS issues, the Target may attempt a location request without using
> a secure connection. I don't think that at call time I would bother to try
> a second time to get location, if I couldn't connect I would go with what
> I had.
I think this is wrong. You don't know if the device is mobile. The device
doesn't know it's mobile. There is nothing that tells it its mobile.

Therefore the importance of updated, current location is much more important
than you are implying, and I think you must retry with http.

Brian

_______________________________________________
Geopriv mailing list
Geopriv@ietf.org
https://www1.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/geopriv
Received on Tue, 2 Oct 2007 09:05:25 -0400

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : Tue Oct 02 2007 - 09:06:30 EDT