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Re: Order of dead properties

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>
Date: Tue, 8 Mar 2005 07:33:50 -0800
Message-Id: <d04c63a6dc7073c313a0970a172b5cac@osafoundation.org>
Cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org, Heiko.Weber@softwareag.com
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>

Oops... sorry

Lisa

On Mar 8, 2005, at 7:28 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> Lisa Dusseault wrote:
>> In general, WebDAV does not take advantage of the ordering of XML 
>> elements when a single element occurs multiple times inside the 
>> parent element.  As well as allowing any order for the properties of 
>> a resource (live or dead), the server may put resources in any order 
>> in a Depth 1 or Depth Infinity PROPFIND response.  Servers aren't 
>> required to take the order of property changes in a PROPPATCH request 
>> into effect, either.  In some cases the spec explicitly says that 
>> order isn't
>
> Not so. 
> <http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/rfc2518.html#rfc.section.8.2.p.3>:
>
> "Instruction processing MUST occur in the order instructions are 
> received (i.e., from top to bottom)."
>
>> ...
>
> Best regards, Julian
>
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Received on Tuesday, 8 March 2005 15:34:53 GMT

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