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Re: Possible Etag bug?

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 1998 16:43:00 +0100 (MET)
To: Soam Acharya <soam@CS.Cornell.EDU>
cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.3.96.980225152138.13473A-100000@tarantula.inria.fr>
On Fri, 20 Feb 1998, Soam Acharya wrote:



> I'm using the Jigsaw release version 1.0 beta 2 and when I try to PUT a
> virgin entity to a Jigsaw server (whose configuration files I have modified
> to make a sub-directory putable) I don't get an ETag back. 
> 
> 
> HTTP/1.1 201 Created
> Date: Thu, 12 Feb 1998 01:19:53 GMT
> Content-Length: 34
> Content-Type: text/html
> Location: http://molson.cs.cornell.edu:8001/root/moovDir/pep2.html
> Server: 1.0beta1
> 
> <p>Entity body saved succesfully !
> 
> =====
> 
> which does not provide an Etag. If, however, I do a HEAD on the same entity
> now:
> 

Yes, you are right, the Etag should be sent if it is available.
We will look into that but your patch seems to be ok.
Thanks for reporting it!

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