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Re: Working collections

From: Geoffrey M. Clemm <geoffrey.clemm@rational.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2000 10:05:15 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <200012051505.KAA12908@tantalum.atria.com>
To: ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org

   From: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>

   On Wed, Nov 22, 2000 at 03:39:25PM -0500, Geoffrey M. Clemm wrote:
   > ...
   > I have what I believe is a simpler proposal.  You can create as many
   > non-versioned resources as you want in a working collection.  When
   > you checkin a working collection, all non-versioned resources are put
   > under version control, and are replaced by their (newly created)
   > version history resource.  The "put under version control" works
   > leafs up, so you can create trees of non-versioned resources inside
   > of a working collection before checking it in.  The working collection
   > is deleted on checkin, as a working resource is, but all your work is
   > saved in the standard form of versions and version histories.
   > ...
   > How's all this sound?

   Sounds terrific, and it shouldn't be too hard to model code-wise.

Excellent.  I'll write up this working collection proposal up for
general review.

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