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Re: Question about SRW/U

From: Robert Sanderson <azaroth@liverpool.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2002 16:54:54 -0400 (EDT)
To: Mark Wilson <mwilson@TLCDELIVERS.COM>
cc: zig <www-zig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0209122148450.22516-100000@gondolin.hist.liv.ac.uk>




> First, I am on the right list for the following question?

> >From http://lcweb.loc.gov/z3950/agency/zing/srwu/token.html:
> "In a stateless environment, or one where the ability to track individual
> users is not important, this can be ignored without peril."
> 
> Does "this" refer to the whole of the authentication document or some
> specifc aspect of the document?

This is the right list, and by 'this' I meant the entire document.  It 
only matters for servers that have a business model in which resultsets 
(in particulary) must be attributed to a specific user.

Rob

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