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RE: PROPPATCH only for complete value

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@xythos.com>
Date: Sat, 12 Apr 2003 18:59:38 -0700
To: <Edgar@EdgarSchwarz.de>, <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
Message-ID: <004101c30160$572cfc40$7501a8c0@xythoslap>

This is correct. To reliably set a value like this one with PROPPATCH, a
client ought to LOCK the resource, PROPFIND the property, add or remove
the single baseline, PROPPATCH and UNLOCK.  Otherwise a change by
another client might result in a mini "lost-update" problem.

lisa

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> 
> Hi,
> I recently had a look at PROPPATCH. It seems it only allows 
> to set the complete
> value of a property. Is this correct ?
> For the subbaseline-set I would have liked to be able to add 
> or remove a single
> subbaseline.
> 
> Cheers, Edgar
> 
> 
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