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RE: Ideas: GETSRC & MULTIPUT

From: Eric Sedlar <Eric.Sedlar@oracle.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2001 12:57:42 -0800
To: "Jim Whitehead" <ejw@cse.ucsc.edu>, "WebDAV" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NDBBLFOFMCKOOMBDHDBKAECACDAA.Eric.Sedlar@oracle.com>
You should probably include the ACL method in the MULTIPUT.

These sound like good ideas, Jim.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org
> [mailto:w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Jim Whitehead
> Sent: Monday, October 29, 2001 12:14 PM
> To: WebDAV
> Subject: Ideas: GETSRC & MULTIPUT
>
>
> I'm interested in the list's thoughts on two ideas for DAV improvements:
>
> The first is to introduce a GETSRC method to support access to the
> unprocessed source of a resource. This would decouple the dynamic response
> of a resource (GET) from its static source (GETSRC).
>
> The second is to introduce the MULTIPUT method to support "PUT with
> PROPPATCH" scenarios. MULTIPUT would accept some subset of multipart MIME
> packages and atomically write them to the server. This would support the
> update of a resource and its metadata in one transaction.
>
> - Jim
>
>
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