Re: Why not SOAP?
I'm inclined to agree. SOAP can be extremely simple when WSDL is used. Take this perl example:
If iproute wont compile in recent linux
You need to remove (or comment out) this line from lib/ll_proto.c:
in my version, this was on line 36.
The ETH_P_ECHO constant was removed some time ago and the default code will not compile with that line included.