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RE: DASL single-character wildcard

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 6 Jun 2003 10:26:44 +0200
To: "Lisa Dusseault" <lisa@xythos.com>, <www-webdav-dasl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <JIEGINCHMLABHJBIGKBCOEBLHIAA.julian.reschke@gmx.de>

> From: www-webdav-dasl-request@w3.org
> [mailto:www-webdav-dasl-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Lisa Dusseault
> Sent: Friday, May 23, 2003 1:00 AM
> To: www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
> Subject: DASL single-character wildcard
>
>
>
>
> The DASL specification that Xythos implemented used a '?' as a
> single-character wildcard match.  The -04 specification uses a
> '_' instead.

The issue resolution is documented at:

http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/draft-reschke-webdav-search-03.html#rfc.iss
ue.like-exactlyone

> That could be a difficult switch to make since we have customers/clients
> already using the older DASL syntax.
>
> Is there a compelling reason to change the character used?

Julian

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