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Re: SEARCH by last path segment, Was: SEARCH for displayname

From: Elias Sinderson <elias@cse.ucsc.edu>
Date: Sun, 23 Nov 2003 13:49:28 -0800
Message-ID: <3FC12B68.9070803@cse.ucsc.edu>
To: "'www-webdav-dasl@w3.org'" <www-webdav-dasl@w3.org>

Julian Reschke wrote:
> Q: forgot to ask that before -- are we confident that we don't need a 
> caseless matching attribute here? note that in the real world, people 
> frequently have both lower- and uppercase extensions.

Good point, thanks for thinking of this. I'm in favor of a caseless 
matching attribute, it shouldn't be hard to implement or demonstrate 
interoperability and will provide a clear benefit to clients as well as 
reducing the need to perform essentially the same search more than once.

In general I also support the minor changes to Martin's prose that 
Julian recommended as well.

Received on Sunday, 23 November 2003 16:50:30 UTC

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