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

From: Michael Douglass <mikeadouglass@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2016 11:59:15 -0500
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Message-ID: <d9ae0f00-c8f2-b993-b276-85782f40306a@gmail.com>
It seems to me that if both appear ignore brief.

The sender knows about Prefer and is only sending Brief in case the 
server doesn't support Prefer.

On 11/14/16 11:26, Ken Murchison wrote:
> On 11/14/2016 09:41 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:
>> If it supports this spec, it *will* ignore the Brief by definition, 
>> right.
>> So maybe just state that? "it will ignore..."?
> Actually, my implementation supports Prefer but also doesn't ignore 
> Brief.  It treats Brief:true as if Prefer:return=representation was 
> sent in the request, regardless of whether Prefer was sent or not. I 
> don't know if this is more appropriate than ignoring Brief, but we 
> probably need a definitive statement on how a server should behave if 
> both headers appear in a request.
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