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Re: Comments on RDF Update Protocol for HTTP

From: Kjetil Kjernsmo <kjetil@kjernsmo.net>
Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2009 00:25:23 +0200
To: public-rdf-dawg@w3.org
Message-id: <200910100025.24460.kjetil@kjernsmo.net>
On Tuesday 6. October 2009 18:54:15 Steve Harris wrote:
> With the behaviour above the required sequence would be:
>
>     GET $resource
>     IF status is 404
>        PUT triples to $resource
>     ELSE
>        POST triples to $resource
>
> with the potential for PUT/PUT races, which lose data, as opposed to  
> just
>
>     POST triples to $resource
>
> Which the store has a greater chance of processing correctly, and is  
> simpler.

I agree very much with this view, and so I propose that we remove the note 
and adopt this.

Kjetil
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