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Re: DELETE on version resource

From: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2002 12:39:45 -0800
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@greenbytes.de>
Cc: "Ietf-Dav-Versioning (E-mail)" <ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20020222123945.B27566@lyra.org>
On Thu, Feb 21, 2002 at 02:19:36PM +0100, Julian Reschke wrote:
> Is it allowed to DELETE a version resource which appears in the checkout or
> checkin property of a VCR?

Implementation-defined, I'd think.

(SVN doesn't allow it)

> If so, what happens to the checkin/checkout property?

I'd say that it just gets left around. If somebody tries to use it, then
they get a 404. I'd also be happy with language that states a MAY or SHOULD
(but not a MUST; IMO, we shouldn't force the server to fix dangling links)


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Friday, 22 February 2002 18:42:08 UTC

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