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Re: feedback on draft-murchison-webdav-prefer-09

From: Ken Murchison <murch@andrew.cmu.edu>
Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:23:57 -0500
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <d496fbc0-6c54-7e2a-924c-ea3fa6cf815e@andrew.cmu.edu>

>>    methods can be used to create or update a resource.  In some
>>    instances, such as with CalDAV Scheduling [RFC6638], the created or
>>    updated resource representation may differ from the representation
>>    sent in the body of the request or referenced by the effective
>>    request URI.  In cases where the client would normally issue a
>>    subsequent GET request to retrieve the current representation of the
>>    resource, the client SHOULD instead include a Prefer header field
>>
>> I don't think we need a SHOULD here for the client.
>
> What do you suggest instead?  MAY?

Or RECOMMENDED?


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Kenneth Murchison
Principal Systems Software Engineer
Carnegie Mellon University
Received on Monday, 14 November 2016 14:24:29 UTC

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