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RE: New Requirements Draft

From: Dylan Barrell <dbarrell@bb.opentext.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 1997 10:39:48 -0400
Message-ID: <01BCB39E.B63EB9A0@cassius.opentext.ch>
To: Dylan Barrell <dbarrell@bb.opentext.com>, "'Larry Masinter'" <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Cc: "w3c-dist-auth@w3.org" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
What's so bad with trying to standardise this? Is it beacuse its not strictly "on-the-wire" or is there some other reason?

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From: 	Larry Masinter[SMTP:masinter@parc.xerox.com]
Sent: 	Donnerstag, 28. August 1997 04:24
To: 	Dylan Barrell
Cc: 	w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Subject: 	Re: New Requirements Draft

> 
> A possible compromise solution for WebDAV would be to standardise on how the variant's URI is
> constructed from the negotiated content URI and then leave it up to the client to provide a user
> friendly way of creating and manipulating these.

"discovered" not "constructed". Please don't attempt to try to
standardize how URIs are "constructed".

Larry
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Received on Thursday, 28 August 1997 04:43:04 GMT

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