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RE: driveway.com / cadaver interop

From: Yaron Goland <yarong@Exchange.Microsoft.com>
Date: Sun, 30 Jan 2000 23:34:24 -0800
Message-ID: <7DE119D3D0E15543874F7561EECBDBED0261A0FA@BEG.platinum.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "'Joe Orton'" <joe@orton.demon.co.uk>
Cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Actually the spec is extremely clear on what to do with unexpected/unknown
elements - ignore them.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Joe Orton [mailto:joe@orton.demon.co.uk]
> Sent: Sat, January 29, 2000 8:02 AM
> To: Yaron Goland
> Cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
> Subject: Re: driveway.com / cadaver interop
> 
> 
> > That having been said, I wouldn't support specifying that a 
> server MUST NOT
> > return extra properties as I don't think this requirement 
> would enhance
> > interoperability and it would prevent some potentially 
> useful scenarios.
> 
> The fact that the spec is silent on this point has caused this interop
> problem; it needs to say something, whether it is MUST NOT or 
> SHOULD NOT
> or just a comment.
> 
> joe
> 
Received on Monday, 31 January 2000 02:34:52 GMT

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