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Re: Advanced collections and ordering

From: Geoffrey M. Clemm <gclemm@tantalum.atria.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Apr 1999 13:22:08 -0400
Message-Id: <9904121722.AA02612@tantalum>
To: francis@ecal.com
Cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
And based on a few minutes of thought (and therefore at risk of being
significantly wrong :-), I believe that the new "bind" style advanced
collections being proposed would be very compatible with a server that
wanted to present several "ordered collections" containing the same
resources, but sorted by different orderings.


   From: John Stracke <francis@ecal.com>
   Some time ago, Jim Whitehead and I were talking about the possibility of using
   DAV to implement a message forum.  In such a system, there are at least three
   obvious useful orderings: by sender, by date, and by thread.

   "Slein, Judith A" wrote:

   > Do you know of applications that need this third kind of support, or servers
   > that really offer clients a choice from among multiple server-maintained
   > orderings?  Thanks for any help you can provide.
Received on Monday, 12 April 1999 13:22:16 UTC

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