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Re: REBIND and lock token submission example

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 13 Dec 2004 23:35:27 +0100
Message-ID: <41BE192F.50503@gmx.de>
To: ejw@cs.ucsc.edu
CC: "'WebDAV (WebDAV WG)'" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>

Jim Whitehead wrote:
> My recollection is that Lisa was in favor, and Geoff was neutral. Given that
> we're talking about adding an example, and not additional requirements, my
> recommendation is to consider this sufficient rough consensus, and add the
> example.
> 
> 
>>If so, would 
>>it make sense to *replace* the REBIND example we already have 
>>in section 6.1 
>>(<http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/draft-ietf-webdav-bind-late
>>st.html#rfc.section.6.1>)?
> 
> 
> I'd say no -- having both examples makes sense, since the first one is
> relatively simple, and the second one is more complex.
> 
> I'd also recommend adding text to the example description along the lines of
> "The binding between CollZ and C1 creates a loop in the containment
> hierarchy. Servers are not required to support such loops, though the server
> in this example does."

Can we rephrase this a bit? It's never one specific binding that creates 
the loop....

> The reason for this is to ensure that implementors aren't accidentally left
> with the impression they must implement loop-causing bindings.

OK, proposed example text in 
<http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/draft-ietf-webdav-bind-latest.html#rfc.section.6.2>. 
Do we need to say something about the "If" header?

Best regards, Julian

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