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Re: Issue-57

From: ashok malhotra <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2011 09:09:32 -0700
Message-ID: <4DFA2ABC.3030708@oracle.com>
To: www-tag@w3.org

On 6/16/2011 8:28 AM, Tim Berners-Lee wrote:
> That said, this leaves open that if we want to invent a 209 response where the response contains information ABOUT the thing identified by the URI but not its contents, that could be useful.

Yes, we could do that but in the situation where there is a representation and some metadata,
you would never get a 209.  So, I have been leaning toward a new getMetadata HTTP verb but
I've been told that this is too radical.
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