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Re: DAV:compare-baseline REPORT

From: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>
Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2001 19:29:10 -0800
To: ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010209192910.A26044@lyra.org>
As a potential implementor of this report... no issues.

Personally, I'd also like to see move/copy reflected in the comparison
report. If a client is fetching the report to detect a difference, it would
be nice to see "ah. that was copied from over <there>". I don't have
anything solid syntax to suggest here, though. I'll write something up if
people think it would be beneficial? (and with the understanding that a
server is not required to record copies/moves in the report, but could use


On Fri, Feb 09, 2001 at 09:28:56PM -0500, Geoffrey M. Clemm wrote:
> Now that we have the DAV:baseline-collection for a baseline,
> I agree that this is a much more appropriate value for the
> results of this report.  In particular, I'd just return the
> VCR URL from the DAV:baseline-collection (you could get the
> version URL from the DAV:checked-in property, if you cared).
> Does anyone object?
> Cheers,
> Geoff
>    From: "Boris Bokowski/OTT/OTI" <Boris_Bokowski@oti.com>
>    Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2001 13:56:39 -0500
>    This is a change request - I hope it's not too late:
>    A compare-baseline REPORT only contains version URLs. This makes it very 
>    painful to find out what the changes are in terms of the VCRs that are 
>    exposed by the DAV:baseline-collection. I would like to see, instead of 
>    version URLs being reported by the DAV:compare-baseline, the VCR URLs from 
>    the corresponding DAV:baseline-collection(s).
>    I would propose the following (just for the added-version case, 
>    deleted-version and changed-version would be similar):
>    A DAV:added-version element identifies a member of the 
>    DAV:baseline-collection of the compare baseline version whose 
>    DAV:checked-in version belongs to a version history from which no version 
>    is the DAV:checked-in version of a member of the DAV:baseline-collection 
>    of the request baseline.
>    <!ELEMENT added-version (href)>
>    As an alternative, both URLs could be reported (VCR and version URLs).
>    Boris.

Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Friday, 9 February 2001 22:27:23 UTC

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