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Re: Operations not Atomic (was: bind draft issues)

From: Jason Crawford <nn683849@smallcue.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Mar 2003 15:45:50 -0500
To: Brian Korver <briank@xythos.com>
Cc: w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <OFCACC5E3B.80E2B200-ON05256CDE.00718CBC@us.ibm.com>




On Monday, 03/03/2003 at 11:35 PST, Brian Korver
<nnbriank___at___xythos.com@smallcue.com> wrote:
> I disagree strongly.  Nothing should be stated to prohibit
> atomic operations, but the spec should leave this decision
> up to implementors.  There can be perfectly valid reasons
> why a server vendor might want to provide normal filesystem
> semantics to users.

What non-atomic file system semantics in particular are you
refering to here that you feel should be acceptable but are
prohibited.


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