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Re: Re: web-based application or desktop application?

by Anonymous Monk
on Dec 04, 2003 at 22:44 UTC ( #312351=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: web-based application or desktop application?
in thread web-based application or desktop application?

Since when did every single network-utilizing application become "web based?" Everything you're describing works perfectly fine as a network-based application. "Web based" only offers the advantage of using a browser as a GUI. HTTPS isn't the only possible protocol and rarely is the best.

I thought this type of blind sheep mentality became extinct with the dotcoms. Guess I was wrong.


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