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Re: making "Depth:infinity" the default for MERGE

From: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Dec 2000 13:48:51 -0800
To: ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org
Message-ID: <20001219134850.A30887@lyra.org>
None here. Dropping an additional parameter is always a Good Thing(tm).

On Tue, Dec 19, 2000 at 04:20:51PM -0500, Geoffrey M. Clemm wrote:
> 
> Currently, you can specify a "Depth:infinity" header for MERGE.
> Since you can get the same effect by saying that a MERGE is
> always depth infinity, and that you can just use the version URL
> of a version-controlled collection if you want a "Depth:0" merge,
> I vote that we remove the Depth header as a needless complication
> to the MERGE method.
> 
> Any objections?
> 
> Cheers,
> Geoff

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Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Tuesday, 19 December 2000 16:45:20 GMT

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