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

From: Clemm, Geoff <gclemm@rational.com>
Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2003 20:05:42 -0500
Message-ID: <E4F2D33B98DF7E4880884B9F0E6FDEE201A12159@SUS-MA1IT01>
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org

Yes, as Julian's (revised :-) message states, the revision
should state that the exception to the ignore unknown
element rule applies only to the children of the DAV:prop element.

Cheers,
Geoff

-----Original Message-----
From: Julian Reschke [mailto:julian.reschke@gmx.de]

> From: Julian Reschke
>
> > From: Lisa Dusseault
> >
> > 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.

(after the morning coffee...):

...*except* when child of a DAV:prop element.
Received on Saturday, 18 January 2003 20:06:21 GMT

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