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Re: 54th IETF Meeting Information, and RFC2518 open issues

From: Jason Crawford <ccjason@us.ibm.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2002 11:38:01 -0400
To: Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Cc: "'Webdav WG (E-mail)'" <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
Message-ID: <OF1458EBEA.236CB563-ON85256BA6.005553D2@pok.ibm.com>

> >> Having never encountered a client using them, I propose to
> >> drop ETags in IF headers.
> >
> > OK; if we drop ETags in If headers how are servers intended to handle
> > requests using the old syntax, or do you believe that is not an
> > issue (if
> > so, why)?
>
> We can handle this similar to the "keepalive" body for COPY requests.

Obviously if no clients use it, it's not a big issue, but please explain
further.


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