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Re: Deleting and Updating Annotations

From: Jose Kahan <jose.kahan@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2001 17:11:41 +0200
To: Thomas Bopp <astra@uni-paderborn.de>
Cc: www-annotation@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010517171141.G356@inrialpes.fr>
Hello Thomas,

Welcome aboard.

When you post an annotation, you change its status from a local one to
a server one. To modify it, you just need to do a save. You have this 
confusing problem because I didn't add yet (unfortunately) a protection
against someone posting twice the same annotation against the same server. I'll
patch the code to avoid this confusion.

It's weird that the delete doesn't work. It does work for me and that part
of the code hasn't changed since the release. Maybe you were deleting a local
annotation? Was your annotation server declared in the configuration file?

On Thu, May 17, 2001 at 04:01:54PM +0200, Thomas Bopp wrote:
> Currently I am implementing an annotea server for the Roxen webserver
> (as a module), but encountered some problems. 
> Posting a new annotation does work, but I have some problems updating
> and deleting it again. When I call delete-annotation inside amaya it
> only deletes the annotation locally, but does not send anything to the
> webserver. Also I noticed there seems to be no menu-item to update an
> existing annotation. When using "Post Annotation" again it sends a
> "normal" POST to the 
> server creating a new annotation. 
Received on Thursday, 17 May 2001 11:12:02 UTC

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