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Re: How to request for the number of members of a container ?

From: Ashok Malhotra <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2012 16:44:27 -0800
Message-ID: <50AAD26B.1000109@oracle.com>
To: "public-ldp-wg@w3.org" <public-ldp-wg@w3.org>
My thought was to make container properties extensible and use the mechanism in 5.1.2
to retrieve whatever the implementation defined
All the best, Ashok

On 11/19/2012 4:36 PM, Wilde, Erik wrote:
> hello ashok.
>
> On 2012-11-19 14:26 , "Ashok Malhotra"<ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>  wrote:
>> Section 5.1.2 discusses retrieving non-member properties of a container.
>> It says:
>> "The example listed here only show a simple case where only a few simple
>> non-member properties are retrieved. In real world situations more
>> complex cases are likely, such as those that add other predicates to
>> containers, ..."
>> I am assuming, and others please correct me if I am wrong, that the
>> container can have other
>> non-member properties defined such as, number of members, owenr, date of
>> creation, etc.
>> and these properties can be retrieved in the same manner.
> that looks like a good place where such a concept might be attached, but
> we would still need to define them to be meaningful at the protocol level.
> or we don't do that for now, and it's an interesting thing to keep in mind
> for LDP++. essentially, that's the same pattern that Atom followed:
> choosing the minimal useful and extensible design, and then let a thousand
> extensions bloom... http://dret.typepad.com/dretblog/atom-landscape.html
>
> cheers,
>
> dret.
>
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