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Re: Multi-GET, extreme compression?

From: Helge Heß <helge.hess@opengroupware.org>
Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2013 12:15:14 -0800
Cc: Phillip Hallam-Baker <hallam@gmail.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <D9118B58-F53F-4F75-8292-2B990172E234@opengroupware.org>
To: Cyrus Daboo <cyrus@daboo.name>
On Feb 17, 2013, at 11:18 AM, Cyrus Daboo <cyrus@daboo.name> wrote:
> We added a multiget REPORT to CalDAV (RFC4791) and CardDAV (RFC6352) which is used by clients when sync'ing a lot of resources (e.g., initial account setup). The one major criticism has been lack of cacheability of the individual resources included in the multiget.

The other major criticisms being:
a) content needs to be XML encoded
b) only allows for GETs, not for other operations

I'd also like to see a generic, HTTP-level BATCH request. Please lets not do 'just' an MGET.

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