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Re: DAV:from

From: Bita Shadgar <shadgar@cs.bris.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2001 18:38:26 +0000
Message-ID: <3C052F20.1CF495AA@cs.bris.ac.uk>
To: Jim Davis <jrd3@alum.mit.edu>, www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
Jim Davis wrote:

> At 05:34 PM 11/28/2001 +0000, Bita Shadgar wrote:
> >As you know the WebDAV is supposed to include all kind of resource which
> >was compatible to RFC 2396. So don't you think it's not nice to just
> >consider a especial group of resource and define the standard (DASL) based
> >on. As I understand and it comes by the name, DASL based on the WebDAV, so
> >it would be nice to define this standard for all kind of resource, and
> >indeed make the standard more flexible now.
> Is it possible that you do not understand the meaning of DAV:from correctly?

May be, unfortunately.

> DAV:from specifies the URI of a collection to be searched.  This collection
> may contain many resources.  For example, if a web search engine such as
> Google or Excite supported DASL, then the DAV:from could refer to every
> document indexed by that search engine.

Is that possible to have more than one collection in DAV:from and also is that
possible to have properties of different resource to compare in the DAV:where
in a search method at once.

> If you want to discuss this more, please send your reply to the mailing
> list, because other people may want to learn from it also.

Thanks indeed,
Received on Wednesday, 28 November 2001 13:38:36 UTC

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