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Re: REST vs. OMA (not SOAP)

From: Paul Prescod <paul@prescod.net>
Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2002 13:29:51 -0700
Message-ID: <3D37253F.B3AADAB3@prescod.net>
To: "Champion, Mike" <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>
CC: www-ws-arch@w3.org

"Champion, Mike" wrote:
> 
>...
> 
> OK, and if I want to accept (change the status) of an order, I
> POST a message that contains an "indication" (method, header,
> noun, verb, whatever) of the action that should be taken and
> the new status of the resource, right?  

If you POST a logical "diff" then there is no method. The method is
implicitly "apply this diff". 
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