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Re: Marshalling DAV:xxx-collection-set as a live property, and not an OPTIONS request.

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 27 Jul 2002 10:00:41 +0200
To: <ietf-dav-versioning@w3.org>
Message-ID: <JIEGINCHMLABHJBIGKBCGEIGFAAA.julian.reschke@gmx.de>

> Since I was not able to convince the ACL working group to marshall
> this kind of information as an OPTIONS request, we should probably
> consider changing the versioning protocol to also marshall this
> kind of information (i.e. DAV:workspace-collection-set,
> DAV:activity-collection-set, and DAV:version-history-collection-set)
> as live properties, and not as OPTIONS requests.
> So I'd like to poll the mailing list (especially DeltaV client and/or
> server implementors:
> Do you prefer to:
> (a) leave xxx-collection-set as it is (marshalled only as OPTIONS)
> (b) support marshalling both as OPTIONS and as live properties
> (c) marshal only as live properties and deprecate the OPTIONS marshalling
> I vote for (c), as it simplifies the spec, and makes it consistent
> with the ACL protocol.

I just noticed that subversion is actually using this feature, so it might
be good to get this onto the issues list now :-)
Received on Saturday, 27 July 2002 04:01:15 UTC

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