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Re: Depth header in PROPPATCH method

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2003 20:13:25 +0100
Message-ID: <3F9EBFD5.3040202@gmx.de>
To: Stanley Guan <stanley.guan@oracle.com>
Cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org

Stanley Guan wrote:

> Julian,
> This seems to say that there are some confusions among
> implementers on whether a Depth on PROPPATCH is
> acceptable or not!

No, there is really no reason for confusion. PROPPATCH is defined to act 
on the resource identified by the request URI, nothing else. If some 
implementers decide to *extend* that it's up to them, but it still is a 
proprietary extension with no backing from RFC2518.


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