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Re: How to handle PROPFIND request with empty <prop> element?

From: Simon Perreault <simon.perreault@viagenie.ca>
Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2008 15:29:22 -0400
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
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On Friday 28 March 2008 15:03:32 Julian Reschke wrote:
> It's invalid, as <prop> should contain a child element specifying the
> property.

Did you find any text supporting that? Here's the DTD excerpt:

   <!ELEMENT prop ANY >

The XML spec isn't very clear on whether ANY may match an empty tag or not. I 
couldn't find out for sure, but I would expect that it may.
Received on Sunday, 30 March 2008 03:21:26 GMT

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