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Re: Content-Location q

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2011 12:55:22 +1100
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <02549C0B-BB8A-4D5D-A2A0-369C623D7803@mnot.net>
To: nathan@webr3.org
I think it should be 'a current representation' -- i.e. that it shouldn't be read to constrain cardinality.

Anyone else?


On 22/01/2011, at 4:32 AM, Nathan wrote:

> 
>   If Content-Location is included in a response message and its value
>   is the same as the effective request URI, then the response payload
>   SHOULD be considered the current representation of that resource.
> 
> Just sanity checking my understanding of the above, that at that instant there is one, and only one, resource representation associated with the resource identified by the effective request URI. Not in some strange philosophical sense, but in the sense that no form of negotiation could have resulted in any other resource representation being sent by the origin server (for instance no possibility that negotiation over the accept header could have provided a different representation).
> 
> Best,
> 
> Nathan
> 

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