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RE: Seiwald Q & A -- "GET for EDIT" cookies

From: David G. Durand <dgd@cs.bu.edu>
Date: Wed, 4 Sep 1996 00:07:46 -0400
Message-Id: <v02130500ae52ae4fb708@[128.148.157.46]>
To: <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>, <www-vers-wg@ics.UCI.EDU>
At 7:10 PM 9/3/96, Yaron Goland wrote:
>Talking about dead horses... When people say things like "Check Out the
>Source" I get worried. As I mentioned previously there are cases where
>the number of links between the final version of an entity and the
>original version contains many nodes. Rather than trying to put together
>a "GET for Edit" which will either only have one level and thus is not
>very useful or will hack the hell out itself to support more levels we
>should just support links which solve the problem very elegantly.
>
>					Yaron

   I'm afraid I'm a casualty of nomenclature here. What's a link in this
context? An ancestor? A set of derivation relationships and intermediate
states? or some other semantic relationship?

   -- David

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Received on Thursday, 5 September 1996 12:49:14 GMT

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