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Re: No recommendation for how to make a resource unversioned

From: Ben Evans <ben.evans@parasolsolutions.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Sep 2001 11:20:23 +0100
To: DeltaV <ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20010905112023.A1589@parasolsolutions.com>

On Tue, Sep 04, 2001 at 11:39:26AM -0700, Lisa Dusseault wrote:
> Given the controversy and the problems with every method that's been
> suggested to make a resource unversioned, I suggest that the DeltaV draft
> should be silent on the question.  That means striking the non-normative
> note on how clients might achieve this with COPY, DELETE, MOVE (a
> problematic approach because COPY creates a new resource, and thus
> initializes all sorts of new-resources stuff like default ACLs,
> creationdate, owner, access history).
> I think we'll need to deal with this issue in the future, but it can wait.

I agree with Lisa.

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