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From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 05 May 2006 09:18:55 +0200
Message-ID: <445AFC5F.2080103@gmx.de>
To: WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>

Hi,

this revision updates the MIME type registration ti use the RFC4288 
template (see marked up changes in 
<http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/draft-reschke-webdav-mount-04.html>).

Note that this draft has been sitting in the RFC Editor queue for 
several months, just to find out that it needs to go through IESG first 
because of the MIME type registration in the IETF tree. If somebody has 
an idea about how I can get the IESG to follow up, I'm all ears (given 
the fact that we have at least two IESG members on the mailing list, I 
thought this would be worth mentioning...).

Best regards, Julian


Internet-Drafts@ietf.org wrote:
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> 
> 	Title		: Mounting Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) servers
> 	Author(s)	: J. Reschke
> 	Filename	: draft-reschke-webdav-mount-04.txt
> 	Pages		: 17
> 	Date		: 2006-5-1
> 	
> In current Web browsers, there is no uniform way to specify that a
> user clicking on a link will be presented with an editable view of a
> WebDAV server.  For example, it is frequently desirable to be able to
> click on a link, and have this link open a window that can handle
> drag and drop interaction with the resources of a WebDAV server.
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> This document specifies a mechanism and a document format that
> enables Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) servers to
> send "mounting" information to a WebDAV client.  The mechanism is
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> and WebDAV client, relying solely on the well-understood dispatch of
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