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Re: UPDATE method and forking

From: Manfred Baedke <manfred.baedke@greenbytes.de>
Date: Fri, 17 Mar 2006 21:44:37 +0100
Message-ID: <441B1FB5.1030709@greenbytes.de>
To: Geoffrey M Clemm <geoffrey.clemm@us.ibm.com>
CC: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org, werner.donne@re.be

Geoff,

again you are right.
The reason for my confusion is that in our implementation (i.e. SAP 
Netweaver) a working resource _is_ a version controlled resource. I will 
have to meditate about this being a bug or just an implementation detail.

Regards,
Manfred

Geoffrey M Clemm wrote:
> 
> Manfred Baedke <manfred.baedke@greenbytes.de> wrote on 03/17/2006 
> 11:34:14 AM:
> 
>  > My point was that the working resource itself is a VCR, whose deletion
>  > on a subsequent CHECKIN can be avoided using the DAV:keep-checked-out
>  > flag, in which case the working resource behaves much like any other 
> VCR.
> 
> Well, to be precise, a working resource is a "checked-out resource".
> A checked-out VCR is also a checked-out resource,
> but although both a working resource and a checked-out VCR share properties
> and methods (i.e., all the properties and methods of a checked-out 
> resource),
> a working resource is actually not a VCR (in particular, a VCR has 
> properties
> that a working resource does not have).
> 
> Cheers,
> Geoff
> 
> 
> 
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