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FW: [Moderator Action] Re: Are you using lock discovery?

From: Jim Whitehead <ejw@cse.ucsc.edu>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2001 17:40:54 -0700
To: "WebDAV WG" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <AMEPKEBLDJJCCDEJHAMIOEFJDBAA.ejw@cse.ucsc.edu>
Oops, accidentally caught by the spam filter. I've added Joe's email to the
accept2 list.

- Jim

-----Original Message-----
From: Joachim Feise [mailto:jfeise@ics.uci.edu]
Sent: Tuesday, June 26, 2001 4:30 PM
To: Jim Whitehead
Cc: WebDAV WG
Subject: [Moderator Action] Re: Are you using lock discovery?


Jim Whitehead wrote:
>
> Jason Crawford asks:
> > Do we have any clients out there that do lock discovery or are
> > dependent on
> > this property?
>
> As I recall, the DAV Explorer client <http://www.ics.uci.edu/~webdav/>
uses
> lock discovery. I believe it's smart enough to do lock discovery if a
> resource is locked, and DAV Explorer doesn't have the lock token. It then
> tries the lock token on the off chance the requesting principal actually
> owns the lock.
>
> Or maybe we just talked about doing this, and never implemented it. I
can't
> remember -- Joe?

You described the implementation accurately.

>
> > Do we have any that require LNR's?
>
> I don't believe DAV Explorer depends on LNRs in any way.

It doesn't.

-Joe
Received on Tuesday, 26 June 2001 20:43:15 GMT

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