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RE: Open Requirements Issues

From: Martin J. Duerst <mduerst@ifi.unizh.ch>
Date: Thu, 19 Jun 1997 12:08:22 +0200 (MET DST)
To: Dylan Barrell <dbarrell@opentext.ch>
cc: "'Jim Whitehead'" <ejw@ics.uci.edu>, "w3c-dist-auth@w3.org" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SUN.3.96.970619120623.6897r-100000@enoshima>
On Thu, 19 Jun 1997, Dylan Barrell wrote:

> With regard to i18n requirements
> 
> RFC 2068 does not specify the structure of the URI tree (i.e. does not
> specify that the german version of text.html is text.gr.html or gr/text.html
> or anything else) it is therefore not possible to write an authoring tool
> which hides this structure from the author unless we make additional
> specifications w.r.t #1, #3, #4, #5 and #6.

Up to now, it was assumed that this structure is an implementation issue
of the server. For usual HTTP use (serving documents), this is certainly
the case. It may be that this is different for WEBDAV issues.

Regards,	Martin.

P.S.: German is "de", not "gr"!
Received on Thursday, 19 June 1997 06:13:52 GMT

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