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Re: Request for feedback: WebDAV property datatype draft

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2004 22:56:16 +0200
Message-ID: <41475AF0.2020102@gmx.de>
To: Brian Korver <briank@xythos.com>
CC: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org

Brian Korver wrote:

> On Sep 13, 2004, at 5:16 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:
> 
>> Brian Korver wrote:
>>
>>> Because these are conditions describing the state
>>> of the world, not (in this context) mandates on
>>> server behavior.
>>
>>
>> Yes, they are.
>>
>> It says exactly when the server behaviour gets extended (when the type 
>> isn't "simple string" *and* if the property isn't defined in RFC2518).
>>
>> Can you suggest alternative wording that keeps the  RFC2119 terminology?
>>
>> Best regards, Julian
>>
>> -- 
>> <green/>bytes GmbH -- http://www.greenbytes.de -- tel:+492512807760
> 
> 
> Julian,
> 
> I'm officially confused.  Your text states that they
> are conditions ("the following conditions"), but you
> claim here that they're not.  Anyhow, not worth arguing
> about....

Brian, I still don't get your point. The text clearly defines under 
which conditions the server should return datatype information. Do you 
have any proposal how to rephrase that?

Best regards, Julian

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