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RE: 7.1.1 and responsedirection

From: Jim Whitehead <ejw@ics.uci.edu>
Date: Mon, 12 Oct 1998 10:59:27 -0700
To: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Message-ID: <003101bdf60a$0db1bda0$d115c380@galileo.ics.uci.edu>


> I checked back through the archive and didn't see anything, so I figured
> I'd report it:
>
> 7.1.1 has an example with a multi-status response. The second <propstat>
> element contains a <responsedescription>. According to the DTD (and
> under the propstat element description), this is not allowed.
>

Good catch!  You are absolutely correct, this is an error in the spec.

The repair for this is to change the production for propstat to allow an
optional responsedescription, i.e.:

<!ELEMENT propstat (prop, status, responsedescription?)>

- Jim
Received on Monday, 12 October 1998 14:12:09 GMT

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