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Re: Addition of a delete method

From: Elliotte Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Date: Sun, 02 Apr 2006 14:54:38 -0400
Message-ID: <44301DEE.7020508@metalab.unc.edu>
To: Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>
CC: www-forms@w3.org

Mark Birbeck wrote:
> Hello all,
> We have discussed adding other methods to XForms submission, and I'm keen to
> see us supporting everything we need for REST and WebDAV in particular. But
> I think a really, really big omission is a 'delete' method, since without it
> we cannot do a lot of things that would be regarded as quite basic (i.e.,
> CRUD operations).

Just to mention one real-world use case: The Atom Publishing Protocol 
(APP) depends critically on DELETE.

´╗┐Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo@metalab.unc.edu
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