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Re: "hypertext"

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Wed, 21 Aug 2002 14:42:03 -0400
To: Francis McCabe <fgm@fla.fujitsu.com>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020821144203.R28020@www.markbaker.ca>

On Wed, Aug 21, 2002 at 11:35:12AM -0700, Francis McCabe wrote:
> And this presupposes that there are three verbs in the universe: get, put 
> and delete;-)

Actually, no.  Any method that is generic to all resources/objects is
fine.

> But more seriously, I certainly understand this as characterizing the 
> hypertext view.

Great!

> And the above remark (I hope) illustrates the fundamental 
> problem)

There's no problem.  Name a task that cannot be coordinated using only
generic methods.  Heck, name a task that cannot be coordinated using
GET and POST.

MB
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Mark Baker, CTO, Idokorro Mobile (formerly Planetfred)
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