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Re: [Ietf-caldav] [Fwd: draft-reschke-http-addmember-00]

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 18:18:25 +0100
Message-ID: <4214D1E1.9030700@gmx.de>
To: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
CC: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, CalDAV DevList <ietf-caldav@osafoundation.org>, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>

Jamie Lokier wrote:
> Julian Reschke wrote:
>>>>2) Atom's approach is to use service URIs to which the client can POST, 
>>>>and to discover these service URIs by parting entity (feed) bodies.
>>>>2) Is specific to Atom and not applicable to other protocols.
>>>ADDMEMBER is no different from POST in this respect:
>>>You still have to "discover the service URI" to use with ADDMEMBER.
>>No, it would be the container resource itself. For CalDav, the calendar 
>>collection; for Atompub, the feed resource itself.
> Why can't you POST to the container resource?
> That's what POST is for, after all.

Because in general, I will have no idea what the server will do with the 

Best regards, Julian

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