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Re: Required DIFF format [was Re: PATCH Draft]

From: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2007 12:42:23 -0700
Message-ID: <46840F1F.2060906@gmail.com>
To: Larry Masinter <LMM@acm.org>
CC: 'Julian Reschke' <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, 'Lisa Dusseault' <ldusseault@commerce.net>, 'Stefan Eissing' <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org

Thank you for the clarification.

Larry Masinter wrote:
>    Better to start with something known than starting from scratch.
>    No known IP claims.
>    Range retrieval is a kind of "server patch client".
> 
> PATCH focuses on client-patch-server. But there's no reason not
> to consider server-patch-client, and consider range retrieval
> to be a special case of that.
> 
> 
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ietf-http-wg-request@w3.org [mailto:ietf-http-wg-request@w3.org] On
> Behalf Of James M Snell
> Sent: Thursday, June 28, 2007 10:42 AM
> To: Larry Masinter
> Cc: 'Julian Reschke'; 'Lisa Dusseault'; 'Stefan Eissing';
> ietf-http-wg@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Required DIFF format [was Re: PATCH Draft]
> 
> 
> What would be the rationale for this?
> 
> - James
> 
> Larry Masinter wrote:
>> I suggest multipart/byteranges as the basis for a possible MTI format for
>> partial updates.
>>
>>
>>
>>
> 
> 
Received on Thursday, 28 June 2007 19:42:31 GMT

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