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Re: server applying PUT to a resource other than the request-URI

From: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Oct 2008 11:00:09 +0100
To: Helge Hess <helge.hess@opengroupware.org>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20081023100009.GA19801@shareable.org>

Helge Hess wrote:
> On 21.10.2008, at 09:24, Julian Reschke wrote:
> >>>It would break existing clients, so I don't see how it could be  
> >>>done in HTTP/1.1.
> >>Exactly which client are you talking about and how does it break?
> >For instance clients that do first a PUT-for-create, then a PROPPATCH.
> What happens in 'those' clients (_exactly_ which ones?!) when another  
> client MOVEs the resource before the PROPPATCH. Thats a perfectly  
> viable and normal situation. How is it different?

That's what WebDAV's LOCK is for preventing, isn't it?

-- Jamie
Received on Thursday, 23 October 2008 10:00:49 UTC

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