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Re: RDF Description of HTTP headers/meta-data

From: Justin Chapweske <justin@chapweske.com>
Date: Thu, 03 Apr 2003 00:21:29 -0600
Message-ID: <3E8BD2E9.4050107@chapweske.com>
To: "S. Mike Dierken" <mdierken@hotmail.com>
CC: www-talk@w3.org

S. Mike Dierken wrote:
> Hmm.
> A URI doesn't have metadata that corresponds to HTTP headers (like
> content-type).

Okay, to be more specific I'm talking about the representative state of 
a URI of a given point in time.

I'm looking for a way to serialize content length, mime type, content 
encoding, etc.

> Alternatively, you may be simply trying to describe the response to a GET
> request - but since there are many possible varying representations, you
> probably need to include something of the request that generated that
> response.

Yes, this is what I am looking for.  Perhaps a timestamp combined with a 
URI is Good Enough to identify what resource this meta-data refers to.

Justin Chapweske, Onion Networks
Received on Thursday, 3 April 2003 01:21:30 UTC

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