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RE: PROPFIND returning *more* than expected, and other questions

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2003 09:22:23 +0100
To: "Lisa Dusseault" <lisa@xythos.com>, "'Clemm, Geoff'" <gclemm@rational.com>, <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <JIEGINCHMLABHJBIGKBCEELIGDAA.julian.reschke@gmx.de>

> From: w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org
> [mailto:w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Lisa Dusseault
> Sent: Saturday, January 18, 2003 5:51 AM
> To: 'Clemm, Geoff'; w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
> Subject: RE: PROPFIND returning *more* than expected, and other
> questions
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> Sorry, what's the rationale for PROPFIND not ignoring unknown XML
> elements?  Does this mean anywhere in the propfind body or just in
> certain places? I assume it's supposed to fail when it sees unknown
> elements?
> ...

Nope. PROPFIND must ignore unknown elements (hint: some servers don't...),
*except* when child of a DAV:prop or DAV:propname element.

Right, Geoff?

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