[Bitcoin-development] getmemorypool BIP process

Luke-Jr luke at dashjr.org
Sat Mar 3 15:44:15 UTC 2012

On Saturday, March 03, 2012 10:05:58 AM Gavin Andresen wrote:
> > HTTP and JSON-RPC are a client-server model; there is no way for the
> > server to make calls to the client. It's not practical to expect clients
> > to run their own JSON-RPC server - many cannot listen on WAN ports at
> > all.
> You're doing that thing where either you say something before you've
> done adequate research, or you're being needlessly pedantic; I just
> copied and pasted this from section 2.1 of the JSON-RPC spec:

I wasn't aware anyone was considering JSON-RPC over anything other than HTTP.

I've updated the draft to include long polling, and remove some assumptions of 
using HTTP for transport.

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