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Re: Creation of Containers

From: Wilde, Erik <Erik.Wilde@emc.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 10:04:06 -0500
To: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>, "public-ldp-wg@w3.org" <public-ldp-wg@w3.org>
CC: Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com>
Message-ID: <CCC64F5C.BD1B%erik.wilde@emc.com>
hello dave.

On 2012-11-11 15:18 , "David Wood" <david@3roundstones.com> wrote:
>The "mkdir -p" functionality is already enabled by a series of client
>commands, just like the "move" functionality discussed earlier.
>The spec, IMO, shouldn't over specify these kind of composite functions.

i am all for keeping the basic functionality simple. one thing to keep in
mind is transaction semantics, though. if we want to enable people do
"either move or not move", then a composition of "get, create, and then
delete" will not be equivalent.

cheers,

dret.
Received on Monday, 12 November 2012 15:05:02 UTC

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