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Re: Issue 133, and permitting no body

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2002 21:53:48 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <200202060253.VAA17096@markbaker.ca>
To: John_Barton@hpl.hp.com (John J. Barton)
Cc: noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com, mnot@mnot.net ('Mark Nottingham'), skw@hplb.hpl.hp.com (Williams Stuart), xml-dist-app@w3.org
> That's why the Web didn't buy PUT.  By that I mean we did a big experiment
> and the results are in: POST wins by a landslide.

POST got deployed because it can do things that PUT can't do.  You can't
buy books or DVDs with PUT.

Mark Baker, Chief Science Officer, Planetfred, Inc.
Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.      mbaker@planetfred.com
http://www.markbaker.ca   http://www.planetfred.com
Received on Tuesday, 5 February 2002 22:04:56 GMT

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