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RE: RFC2518 issue: requiring ETags (Atlanta wg mtg)

From: Jason Crawford <nn683849@smallcue.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2003 18:36:26 -0500
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: "'Webdav WG'" <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
Message-ID: <OF6A6396CB.3234DAC8-ON85256CD9.007FB739@us.ibm.com>

Again, I agree with Julian.  This doesn't look like chicken/egg problem to
me.   The check doesn't appear to be difficult/expensive for most clients
and it's definitely valuable.

If there is no reason for a client to believe that checking the etag will
create a breakage or incompatibility, clients will implement etag checking.

Phone: 914-784-7569,   ccjason@us.ibm.com
I do not check nn621779@smallcue.com
Received on Wednesday, 26 February 2003 18:40:24 UTC

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