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RE: lock and access control lists on (working) versions

From: Clemm, Geoff <gclemm@rational.com>
Date: Sat, 26 May 2001 11:26:52 -0400
Message-ID: <3906C56A7BD1F54593344C05BD1374B103196EC9@SUS-MA1IT01>
To: ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org
Cc: acl@webdav.org
As Tim surmised, the answer to (1) is in fact "yes".
Each version is a separate resource, and each resource
can have its own distinct access control list.


-----Original Message-----
From: Tim_Ellison@uk.ibm.com [mailto:Tim_Ellison@uk.ibm.com]
Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2001 5:42 AM
To: ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org
Cc: acl@webdav.org
Subject: Re: lock and access control lists on (working) versions

"Pill, Juergen" <Juergen.Pill@softwareag.com>
> Hello,
> 1) Would it be possible with DETA-V to have different access control list
> for different versions of a resource, e.g. V1 of resource /foo will allow
> user A to modify and read, but V2 of resource /foo will allow user A to
> read only?

You'd have to ask the ACL-folk that question, but I would sincerely hope
the answer is 'yes'.

> 2) Would it be possible to have two distinct locks on two different
> (working) resources?

Yes.  Working resources have distinct server-defined URLs.  They can be
locked using their URLs just like any other resource.

> Does that make sense at all?


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