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RE: I-D ACTION:draft-dusseault-dav-quota-01.txt

From: Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2002 09:41:13 +0100
To: "Lisa Dusseault" <lisa@xythos.com>, "Webdav WG" <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
Message-ID: <NDBBKJABLJNMLJELONBKGEPJDCAA.stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
I can see how this draft is applied to servers like Sharemation
which have a separate collection hierarchy for each user. 

I have more trouble applying it to servers where it is common 
that more than one user has write access to collections. Imagine
that Sharemation has a collection containing all your user
collections. How would the quota properties appear on that
collection?

Where I see a real problem is a server supporting bindings.
Suppose I have the following hierarchy:

  - A
  |-B
  | |- b'
  |
  |-C
    |- b"

where b' and b" are bindings to the resource b. How will a server
show the quota properties on B, C and A? Will space-used-bytes
count b' and b" for B and C and will the space appear duplicate in
A?

//Stefan

> -----Original Message-----
> From: w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org
> [mailto:w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Lisa Dusseault
> Sent: Thursday, January 10, 2002 8:58 PM
> To: Webdav WG
> Subject: FW: I-D ACTION:draft-dusseault-dav-quota-01.txt
> 
> 
> A new draft is now out on quota.  I've addressed a number of comments,
> mostly from Jim.  Note that as a result of this review the property names
> have changed.  Please review, it's not long.
> 
> Lisa
> 
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> A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
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> 
> 	Title		: Quota and Size Properties for DAV Collections
> 	Author(s)	: L. Dusseault, C. Warner
> 	Filename	: draft-dusseault-dav-quota-01.txt
> 	Pages		: 7
> 	Date		: 08-Jan-02
> 
> WebDAV servers are frequently deployed with collection quota (size)
> limitations.  This Internet-Draft discusses the two properties and
> minor behaviors needed for clients to interoperate with quota
> implementations on WebDAV repositories.
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