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RE: redirect references resource bodies (draft 02)

From: Jim Whitehead <ejw@cse.ucsc.edu>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2001 19:27:29 -0800
To: "Julian F. Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
Message-ID: <AMEPKEBLDJJCCDEJHAMIIEKECLAA.ejw@cse.ucsc.edu>
> However, the content of this document seems to indicate that the redirect
> draft will change drastically (when the next comes out), for instance it
> seems that MKRESOURCE will go away completely and will be
> replaced by MKREF.
>
> Yes, I am aware of the fact that Internet Drafts are work-in-progress.
> However, I am currently adding experimental redirect ref support
> to a WebDAV server and would like to get some opinions about what's the
best way to
> proceed:
>
> a) use draft 02, taking clarifications from the issues list where
> feasible,

This is my recommendation.

> b) implement a vendor-specific method (which then would be replaced by
> whatever the next draft defines)?

Please don't!

> Or is there a preliminary version of the next draft which could
> be used as a better implementation guideline?

There is not, at present, another draft underway.

- Jim
Received on Wednesday, 28 March 2001 22:28:48 GMT

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