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Changing etag and getlastmodified on move/rename

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@xythos.com>
Date: Wed, 6 Aug 2003 16:13:14 -0700
To: "Webdav WG" <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>
Message-ID: <00aa01c35c70$502bb4c0$f8cb90c6@lisalap>

What's the general behavior for changing etag and getlastmodified when a resource is simply renamed via a MOVE, or when it's moved to another directory?  

Do any clients benefit if the ETag is the same after a MOVE?  Would the client get confused if the ETag is the same but the getlastmodified value is different after a MOVE?

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