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Re: ETags, next call, was: Notes on call from today ...

From: Geoffrey M Clemm <geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2005 13:20:21 -0500
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: WebDav <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>, w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org
Message-ID: <OF1F421FD1.035C9413-ON852570C3.006492FC-852570C3.0064AE1D@us.ibm.com>
I agree with this proposal.

Cheers,
Geoff

Julian wrote on 11/24/2005 08:31:14 AM:

> So what I would propose is to
> 
> a) agree on a certain set of server features that those clients expect 
> (strong ETag on PUT, octet-for-octet identity of representations, ...), 
then
> 
> b) define a profile for WebDAV that covers this, and a simple way for 
> clients to discover whether any given resource supports this.
> 
> IMHO this definition should go into a separate document. This will also 
>   reduce the amount of open issues on RFC2518bis for now.
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