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Re: [Ietf-caldav] [Fwd: draft-reschke-http-addmember-00]

From: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 16:41:42 +0000
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, CalDAV DevList <ietf-caldav@osafoundation.org>, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20050217164142.GA17013@mail.shareable.org>

Julian Reschke wrote:
> >>2) Atom's approach is to use service URIs to which the client can POST, 
> >>and to discover these service URIs by parting entity (feed) bodies.
> >
> >...
> >
> >>2) Is specific to Atom and not applicable to other protocols.
> >
> >
> >ADDMEMBER is no different from POST in this respect:
> >
> >You still have to "discover the service URI" to use with ADDMEMBER.
> 
> No, it would be the container resource itself. For CalDav, the calendar 
> collection; for Atompub, the feed resource itself.

Why can't you POST to the container resource?

That's what POST is for, after all.

-- Jamie
Received on Thursday, 17 February 2005 16:43:00 GMT

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