vwrap -- Virtual World Region Agent Protocol - IETF working group

 

About vwrap
English (USA)

This is the IETF mailing list for the VWRAP working group.

The working group will define the Virtual World Region Agent Protocol (VWRAP) for a collaborative 3-dimensional virtual environment. The protocol permits users to interact as digital representations called "avatars". An avatar exists in at most one location within a shared virtual space. Conforming client applications use the protocol to manipulate and move the user's avatar, create virtual objects, interact with other users and their surroundings, consume and create media and information from sources inside and outside their simulated environment.

A virtual space can be partitioned into "regions" to facilitate the computational and communication load balancing required to simulate the virtual environment. A region provides the service environment in which inhabitants and objects can interact. A region uniquely represents a partition of the virtual space; they are not a mechanism for load balancing by having multiple instances of the same space. Different regions may be administered by different organizations. The state of a virtual world is independent of the client applications that access it and may persist between user sessions.

Within a VWRAP virtual environment, services may be deployed by multiple organizations having varying policies and trust domains. The VWRAP protocol will provide the mechanisms for these services to interoperate, when permitted by policy. The working group may document examples of policies applicable to a VWRAP environment.

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the vwrap Archives or vwrap MHonArc Archives.

Using vwrap
To post a message to all the list members, send email to vwrap@ietf.org.

You can subscribe to the list, or change your existing subscription, in the sections below.

Subscribing to vwrap

Subscribe to vwrap by filling out the following form. You will be sent email requesting confirmation, to prevent others from gratuitously subscribing you. This is a private list, which means that the list of members is not available to non-members.

    Your email address:  
    Your name (optional):  
    You may enter a privacy password below. This provides only mild security, but should prevent others from messing with your subscription. Do not use a valuable password as it will occasionally be emailed back to you in cleartext.

    If you choose not to enter a password, one will be automatically generated for you, and it will be sent to you once you've confirmed your subscription. You can always request a mail-back of your password when you edit your personal options. Once a month, your password will be emailed to you as a reminder.
    Pick a password:  
    Reenter password to confirm:  
    Which language do you prefer to display your messages? English (USA)  
    Would you like to receive list mail batched in a daily digest? No Yes
vwrap Subscribers
(The subscribers list is only available to the list members.)

Enter your address and password to visit the subscribers list:

Address: Password:   

To unsubscribe from vwrap, get a password reminder, or change your subscription options enter your subscription email address:

If you leave the field blank, you will be prompted for your email address


vwrap list run by barryleiba at computer.org
vwrap administrative interface (requires authorization)
Overview of all ietf.org mailing lists

Delivered by Mailman
version 2.1.22
Python Powered GNU's Not Unix