[REBOL] Some ideas to collaborative environments Re:
From: rchristiansen:pop:isdfa:sei-it at: 22-Sep-2000 18:19
> Would it be better to use a central-server for the collaborative
> envrionment like "ICQ" or should we use a more decentralized approach.
> (E.g. by using IRC to find the other participants and then create direct
Depends on how it would be used.
If the application would be used as to create a sort of "ad hoc"
collaborative environment, then the decentralized approach is
But if the application would be used to create planned environments,
then a centralized approach is best. The application would be hosted
by an Application Service Provider, which everyone with a big pipe
wants to be nowadays.