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Re: DASL Query Schema Discovery

From: Jim Davis <jdavis@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Nov 1998 16:21:23 PST
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To: "Slein, Judith A" <JSlein@crt.xerox.com>, www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
At 02:48 PM 11/16/98 PST, Slein, Judith A wrote:
>Just some things to clarify:
>DAV:casesensitive needs to be added to the list in 5.19.2 of the
>descriptions that can apply to a prop in a propdesc.  It also seems that
>DAV:casesensitive applies to content-based searches.  Do you want to be able
>to indicate this in a query schema description for DAV:basicsearch?

See Alan Babich's email of 9 Nov 1998

>Servers MAY define additional property descriptions.  May they also define
>additional datatypes?

I don't see why not, since they are purely advisory.

>Just to be sure:  The only optional operators defined in the spec are
>DAV:isdefined and DAV:like?  DAV:contains is required?

No, contains is (should be) optional too

>May the server also implement other operators not mentioned at all in the
>DAV:basicsearch definition?

Yes.  Or they may implement new search grammars.  Either one.
Received on Monday, 16 November 1998 19:21:40 UTC

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