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Re: Comments on new conneg draft

From: Ted Hardie <hardie@orval.arc.nasa.gov>
Date: Fri, 20 Sep 1996 08:53:22 -0700 (PDT)
Message-Id: <199609201553.IAA01080@orval.arc.nasa.gov>
To: Koen Holtman <koen@win.tue.nl>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
X-Mailing-List: <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com> archive/latest/1609
Koen writes:
> transparently negotiable resource
>      A resource, identified by a single URI, which has multiple
>      representations (variants) associated with it.  When servicing a
>      request on its URI, it allows selection of the best
>      representation using the transparent content negotiation
>      mechanism.  A transparently negotiable resource always has a
>      variant list bound to it, which can be represented as an
>      Alternates header.

This gets it across very well.  Thanks again for putting up with
my inarticulate mutterings as I came to the point.

				Ted Hardie
Received on Friday, 20 September 1996 08:55:14 UTC

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