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Re: [hwarncke@Adobe.COM: Re: [dav-dev] Depth Infinity Requests]

From: Jim Davis <jrd3@alum.mit.edu>
Date: Thu, 06 Jul 2000 13:08:39 -0700
Message-Id: <4.1.20000706130729.00bd4460@mail.coursenet.com>
To: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
At 07:15 AM 7/6/00 -0700, Greg Stein wrote:
>What is the general consensus on PROPFIND with Depth: infinity? I quoted a
>couple messages below that tend to favor disallowing them. I got that
>impression from some other comments on this list, but couldn't find specific
>references.
>
>For clarity: can prople give opinions on simply disabling PROPFIND infinity?

I oppose disabling infinity.  it is useful (as other emails have shown).

I agree to adding a principled way to refuse a request that's too expensive.
Received on Thursday, 6 July 2000 16:09:10 GMT

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