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RE: Inheritance on properties

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2001 21:23:45 +0200
To: "Jim Whitehead" <ejw@cse.ucsc.edu>, "WebDAV" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <JIEGINCHMLABHJBIGKBCEECMCPAA.julian.reschke@gmx.de>
> ...
>
> We left this up to the definition for each individual property.  There are
> many ways to represent this.
>
> For example:
>
> <authors>
>   <author>...</author>
>   <author>...</author>
>   ...
> </authors>
>
> or
>
> <author>
>   <elem1>...</elem1>
>   <elem2>...</elem2>
>   ...
> </author>
>
> or
>
> <author>
>   <list>
>     <li>...</li>
>     <li>...</li>
>     ...
>   </list>
> </author>

This could be implemented using typed properties: Although my proposal (see
<http://www.greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/draft-reschke-webdav-property-datatype
s-00.html>) currently doesn't give an example for this case, this could for
instance be implemented using SOAP's array encoding scheme (indeed our
server implements this).
Received on Monday, 27 August 2001 15:23:58 GMT

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