W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > ietf-http-wg@w3.org > October to December 1996

Re: Caching multipart data

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 1996 17:41:45 PDT
To: gjw@wnetc.com
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <96Oct25.174145pdt."2763"@golden.parc.xerox.com>
X-Mailing-List: <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com> archive/latest/1866
I think in the current web architecture, the granularity of caching is
exactly 'what can be pointed to by a URL', and if you want to deliver
a database record and cache some parts and not others, what you'd do
is deliver a composite object that explicitly includes the other
parts. If you want to use 'multipart/related' for the container,
that's fine, but you might find each part being delivered as
Received on Friday, 25 October 1996 22:06:14 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Thursday, 2 February 2023 18:43:00 UTC