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Re: I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-webdav-propfind-space-00.txt

From: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 1999 18:24:09 -0700
Message-ID: <37E6DE39.712D1F64@lyra.org>
To: John Stracke <francis@ecal.com>
CC: dav <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
John Stracke wrote:
> 
> Greg Stein wrote:
> 
> > Just a few comments:
> >
> > * rather than specifying the uri as an XML attribute, shouldn't it be
> > part of the elem contents? [I think I saw an argument somehwere (by
> > Yaron?) that stated is was "best form" to avoid attributes that are
> > specifiers, rather than modifiers]
> 
> Mmm...yes, OK, that makes sense.  Do you think <DAV:namespace> should contain the URI directly, or
> contain <DAV:href>? The former reduces bandwidth & complexity by a tiny amount; the latter leverages the
> existing definitions better.

The namespace is a URI. I believe an href is typically a URL (certainly
"href" connotes this meaning).

So... I would recommend that it just directly contains the URI rather
than yet-another-element.

Cheers,
-g

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Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Monday, 20 September 1999 21:36:27 GMT

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