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RE: SEARCH for displayname

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@xythos.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2003 09:07:16 -0800
To: "'Stefan Eissing'" <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Cc: <www-webdav-dasl@w3.org>, "'Julian Reschke'" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "'Wallmer, Martin'" <Martin.Wallmer@softwareag.com>
Message-ID: <005001c3a93f$6d33a200$82808182@lisalap>

> 
> > However the spec actually says properties
> > describe "the state of" the resource.  That state could include its 
> > URL mappings or primary mapping or current mapping.
> 
> What is the meaning of "primary mapping"? I have never seen that.
> 

It's not a defined term, I wasn't trying to be rigorous.  If you have
a system in which a resource has one URL which provides normal access,
and other URLs which provide "redirect" or pseudo-bind access, you 
could consider that normal URL to be the primary mapping.  

> Regards, Stefan
> 
> > lisa
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Julian Reschke [mailto:julian.reschke@gmx.de]
> >> Sent: Tuesday, November 11, 2003 4:57 PM
> >> To: Lisa Dusseault
> >> Cc: 'Wallmer, Martin'; www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
> >> Subject: Re: SEARCH for displayname
> >>
> >>
> >> Lisa Dusseault wrote:
> >>> Julian, you keep saying there are no URL properties.  Where
> >> do you get
> >>> this dogma from?  URL properties could be useful, are
> >> implemented, and
> >>> are not forbidden as far as I know.
> >>>
> >>> You may feel there *should* be no URL properties but it's
> >> misleading
> >>> to state that as fact.
> >>
> >> RFC2518 clearly states that it's the resource that has properties, 
> >> not the URL (section 4).
> >>
> >> Regards, Julian
> >>
> >> --
> >> <green/>bytes GmbH -- http://www.greenbytes.de -- tel:+492512807760
> >>
> >>
> 
> 
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