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RE: DASL single-character wildcard

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@xythos.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Jun 2003 12:05:13 -0700
To: "'Julian Reschke'" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, <www-webdav-dasl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <000201c32c5e$8fa32e90$fdcb90c6@lisalap>

OK, that seems reasonable but I had to check.

Lisa

> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-webdav-dasl-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:www-webdav-dasl-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Julian Reschke
> Sent: Friday, June 06, 2003 10:35 AM
> To: Lisa Dusseault; 'Julian Reschke'; www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
> Subject: RE: DASL single-character wildcard
> 
> 
> 
> Lisa,
> 
> the change has been made six months ago, and shipping SAP 
> (and I assume Tamino/Slide code) is already conforming to it. 
> In this case I think you're just too late.
> 
> Sorry,
> 
> Julian
> 
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: www-webdav-dasl-request@w3.org 
> > [mailto:www-webdav-dasl-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Lisa Dusseault
> > Sent: Friday, June 06, 2003 6:14 PM
> > To: 'Julian Reschke'; www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
> > Subject: RE: DASL single-character wildcard
> >
> >
> >
> > Thanks for the informative link.  I already knew that the character 
> > had been changed in DASL, and I already knew that SQL uses 
> '_'.  How 
> > about reopening
> > the issue, however?  I must not have been paying attention when
> > it changed,
> > because Xythos has long implemented the '?' character which 
> was in older
> > versions of DASL, so the change has a negative effect for 
> us.  Is there
> > anybody else who cares either way?
> >
> > Lisa
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Julian Reschke [mailto:julian.reschke@gmx.de]
> > > Sent: Friday, June 06, 2003 1:27 AM
> > > To: Lisa Dusseault; www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
> > > Subject: RE: DASL single-character wildcard
> > >
> > >
> > > > 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.ht
> ml#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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