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Re: WGLC review of p2-semantics (editorial stuff)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 19:10:13 +0100
Message-ID: <50901805.1020302@gmx.de>
To: Zhong Yu <zhong.j.yu@gmail.com>
CC: Dan Winship <dan.winship@gmail.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2012-10-30 18:17, Zhong Yu wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 6:19 AM, Dan Winship <dan.winship@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 3.1. Representation Metadata
>>
>>>     | Expires           | Section 7.3 of [Part6] |
>>
>> If "Expires" is considered "representation metadata", then it seems
>> like "ETag" and "Last-Modified" should be as well. But I think it
>> would make more sense to just remove "Expires" from the list; it's
>> clearly the odd man out here.
>
> According to Fileding
> http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/330#comment:3
>
>> ETag and Last-Modified are metadata for the selected representation, which is not always the same as the representation enclosed in the response.
>
> I don't quite understand it; can anyone give an example where the
> selected representation is not the representation enclosed in the
> response?

DELETE?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 30 October 2012 18:15:29 GMT

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