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Re: Some problems with the WebDAV protocol

From: John Stracke <francis@ecal.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Apr 1999 16:24:34 +0000
Message-ID: <371DFBC2.4A7AB419@ecal.com>
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Henrik Frystyk Nielsen wrote:

> >As a server author myself, I have stated that my response to PUT will
> >return an error if you PUT to a collection that doesn't exist. Forget DAV
> >-- that is my statement for PUT itself. I don't believe you have a basis
> >to tell me that my response is incorrect.
>
> You can do whatever you want but that doesn't mean that everybody else
> thinks that this is the right thing. The purpose of a specification is to
> allow people to interoperate

But it's not *in* the HTTP spec.

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