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Re: [Ietf-caldav] [Fwd: draft-reschke-http-addmember-00]

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 22:28:35 +0100
Message-ID: <42150C83.7030301@gmx.de>
To: Helge Hess <helge.hess@opengroupware.org>
CC: 'Webdav WG' <w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org>

Helge Hess wrote:
> 
> On 17. Feb 2005, at 22:04 Uhr, Jim Whitehead wrote:
> 
>> 1) One problem clients currently encounter with PUT is determining 
>> whether
>> they have permission to write to a specific location. At present, a 
>> client
>> must submit a PUT (or ADDMEMBER) with the entire entity body, then 
>> wait for
>> the response, or the authentication challenge.
> 
> 
> Isn't that already solved with Expect: 100-continue?
> 
> http://zvon.org/tmRFC/RFC2616/Output/chapter14.html#sub20

Sort of. The problem is that it's extremely hard to implement using the 
Java servlet API (but that's "just" an implementation issue...).

Best regards, Julian

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