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Re: More on distinguishing information resources from other resources

From: Patrick Stickler <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2005 09:25:00 -0500
Message-Id: <4AAC536B-46DA-4E46-AAE7-2561BDF0815D@nokia.com>
Cc: "Henry S. Thompson" <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>, www-tag <www-tag@w3.org>
To: ext Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>


On Jun 28, 2005, at 15:41, ext Dan Connolly wrote:

>
>
> ... if the TAG's recent
> decision on httpRange-14 becomes the consensus of the community,
> then the community will conclude based on the 200 responses
> that seem to come back that it denotes an information resource.
>
> I think it's plain that Mark is not an information resource,
> so there's something of a contradiction, or at least a potential
> contradiction, here.
>

Which is precisely why the particular use of 200 vs. 303
based on the nature of the identified resource should be
a best practice and not an architectural requirement.

Cheers,

Patrick
Received on Wednesday, 29 June 2005 14:27:05 GMT

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