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Re: Comments on bind-08

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2004 17:47:46 +0100
Message-ID: <41ACA432.70806@gmx.de>
To: Geoffrey M Clemm <geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com>
CC: "WebDAV (WebDAV WG)" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>

Geoffrey M Clemm wrote:

> I wasn't suggesting that we change the semantics for MOVE (and I agree that
> we cannot do so).  What we can do is define the semantics for 
> DAV:resource-id,
> since that is a new property that is being introduced by this spec.  So
> what I was suggesting was that we state that a server cannot implement
> DAV:resource-id in a way that it is modified during a MOVE operation.  This
> just means that a server cannot use some existing custom property to 
> implement
> DAV:resource-id if that custom property is not preserved during a MOVE.

Understood. However, that makes it impossible to implement a server that 
indeed does support DAV:resource-id and REBIND while keeping MOVE's old 
semantics (and, as a matter of fact, this is what we want to do).

Best regards, Julian

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