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Re: I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-webdav-quota-01.txt

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@apache.org>
Date: Tue, 25 Mar 2003 13:43:13 -0800
Cc: WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
To: "Clemm, Geoff" <gclemm@rational.com>
Message-Id: <C7C9BCA3-5F0A-11D7-89F1-000393753936@apache.org>

> What I was asking was whether there was a client that
> generically handled 4xx codes (i.e. a 4xx code that it had no
> special handling for) in a significantly different way than
> it handles a 5xx code (i.e. a 5xx code that it had no special
> handling for).

Yes, web spiders that perform maintenance.

>   I.e., when we are deciding whether to put a
> specific code in the 4xx or 5xx range, does it matter which
> one we pick?

Yes. One way is HTTP compliant; the other is not.

....Roy
Received on Tuesday, 25 March 2003 16:52:13 GMT

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