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

From: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>
Date: Mon, 21 Feb 2005 21:28:38 +0000
To: Scott Lawrence <scott@skrb.org>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, Cyrus Daboo <daboo@isamet.com>, Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, WebDAV <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, CalDAV DevList <ietf-caldav@osafoundation.org>
Message-ID: <20050221212838.GA8870@mail.shareable.org>

Scott Lawrence wrote:
> > In which case I couldn't use the content-type of my actual request body 
> > for the Content-Type request header, right?
> I fear that I may have lost the thread of your comment... you cannot use
> Content-Type to send anything _but_ the content type of your request
> body.  

Roy said that POST can take into account the request content type to
decide the action that is taken.

I believe Julian wants to "create resource" with an arbitrary content
type - _without_ the content type having any effect on the action that
is taken to create the resource.

-- Jamie
Received on Monday, 21 February 2005 21:29:55 UTC

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