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Re: feedback on draft-murchison-webdav-prefer-09

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2016 21:39:47 +0100
To: Ken Murchison <murch@andrew.cmu.edu>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <543f32e6-ca27-6c04-9f3a-68550eda24c4@gmx.de>
On 2016-11-14 15:41, Julian Reschke wrote:
> ...
> Tricky question.
>
> For RFC 7240 I *believe* the reason is that even if a preference is
> applied, the response is still compliant with the base spec. Whereas
> this is not the case for most behaviors describes in this spec.
>
> Thus, an implementer should be able to locate this spec by looking at
> the IANA method registry. That registry can either list this spec as
> modifying the method definition, or this spec would need to state that
> it "updates" the definition referenced in the IANA registry.
>
> Right now I'm not sure which of the two alternatives is best.
> ...

I talked to Alexey, and I believe we agreed that updating the IANA 
method registry (*adding* references to this spec) would be sufficient.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 20:40:30 UTC

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